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Aurora Historical Society, Hillary House National Historic Site
AHS welcomes those with green thumbs and a passion for the outdoors to be a part of the landscape committee. 
- Attend committee meetings 
- Assist in planning and maintenance of the grounds 
- Help recruit volunteers for larger landscaping projects 
- Communicate and coordinate with community partners assisting in grounds keeping
Girl Guide Leaders (Guiders)   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Girl Guides of Canada-Guides du Canada, York Region Guiding Groups
York Region - various
Girl Guides offers the greatest variety of any volunteer experience for women. Volunteer opportunities with Girl Guides of Canada are tailored to fit your schedule, your skills, and your interests. Whether you want to offer an hour or two every few months or make a regular weekly commitment, there are lots of ways to volunteer and help Girl Guides of Canada put girls in the lead. You can volunteer as a Unit Guider, working with girls on a weekly basis. Or, you can take on a role suited to your area of expertise, such as working as a Specialty Adviser in areas like international travel, camping, public relations and program development. No matter how much time you have to give, there’s a place for you in Guiding. We’re always accepting new volunteers and you can join any time throughout the year.
LEAF Volunteer   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Various locations in York Region
Join LEAF's volunteer team and help our urban forest thrive!  
Our volunteers play a critical role in helping us improve the urban forest. There are many different ways that you can get involved depending on your own skills and interests. Opportunities include: 
• Community outreach and education: Represent LEAF at community events and talk with people about the Urban Forest and LEAF’s work. Share your knowledge and inspire others to take action.  
• Hands-on planting and stewardship: Get involved in our tree planting/stewardship events. Join our stewardship teams that care for our six Urban Forest Demonstration Gardens. 
• Tours and events: Assist with our tree tours and other engaging educational events. 
• Photography: Help capture our great LEAF moments. 
If you are interested in joining LEAF's volunteer community, please register though our volunteer page.
Flyer Delivery   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Ontario Clean Air Alliance
York Region
The Ontario Clean Air Alliance is a coalition dedicated to moving Ontario toward a 100% renewable energy grid. OCAA invites people to distribute pamphlets door-to-door (in mailboxes) or at special events to educate Ontarians on the true costs of nuclear power vs. green energy alternatives. The pamphlets include an action component. 
When registering, please indicate which town you would like to deliver in. 
Angela will tutor students in person, over the phone, or electronically. For more info see:
Procyon Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Centre
Beeton, Ontario
Prepare food and feed animals, wash dishes and do laundry, clean cages, record health information, answer phones, keep nurseries tidy and clean. 
Assisting with the care of orphaned baby animals or the rehabilitation of adult wild animals such as raccoons, squirrels, deer, fox, squirrels, owls, ducks, rabbits, etc. Also maintenance of facility, education of public, fundraising, and grant writing. *Volunteers under the age of 18 cannot have direct contact with the animals according to MNR regulations, but can help with other aspects of the centre.  
Another contact for any questions:
Leader or Assistant Leader   Aurora  East Gwillimbury  Georgina  King Township  Markham  Newmarket  Richmond Hill  Vaughan  Whitchurch Stouffville 
Scouts Canada. South Lake Simcoe Area, Newmarket Groups
York Region
We are looking for enthusiastic, energetic people to work in various units of Scouting as leaders or assistant leaders. If you would like to make a difference in a child's life and have some fun. Come and be a leader today!
Stouffville Lions Club
Locations vary each month however they are always within the boundaries of Whitchurch-Stouffville.
Community Cleanup the first Saturday of every month within the boundaries of Whitchurch-Stouffville. We provide the garbage bags, gloves and grabbers.
Toronto and Region Conservation Authority, Kortright Centre for Conservation
Volunteers work with the public at our special events, as well as behind the scenes, helping to assemble materials for educational programs, maintaining our facilities and trails, and preparing for events.
Whitchurch Stouffville Museum & Community Centre
Would you like to help us maintain our heritage gardens by helping with weeding and general maintenance of them?
York Region Food Network
Corner of Main Street North and London Road
The York Region Food Network is looking for volunteers to assist at their London & Main community garden in Newmarket. Volunteers will assist in general garden maintenance such as weeding and watering during the growing season. All skills levels are welcome. Volunteers are also encouraged to harvest and take home the food that they grow.


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