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Position: Toronto Urban Outreach Event Volunteers
Organization: Parks Canada
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Various dates: June 8th – August 30th, 2018

Parks Canada Toronto Urban Outreach Team is looking for help at various Toronto events and festivals throughout the summer!

If you are enthusiastic, adaptable and people-friendly, this position is right for you! For more information, please see the list of events below. Feel free to email us with any questions!

To register as a volunteer, contact us at . Please provide your preferred dates/events to volunteer and a brief description of your experience working with the public.

List of events:

  • June 9th-10th: MEC Paddlefest

  • June 16th-17th: Dragon Boat Festival

  • June 21st: Indigenous Arts Festival - Fort York

  • June 22nd-24th: Toronto Pride

  • June 29th-July 1st: Canada Day Weekend at Ripley’s

  • July 6th-8th: Mariposa Folk Festival

  • July 14th-15th: Festival of India Toronto

  • July 18th-19th: Kids CBC Days

  • July 21st: BIG on Bloor

  • July 22nd: Youth Day at Yonge-Dundas Square

  • August 3rd-6th: Kempenfest Barrie

  • August 17th-30th: Canadian National Exhibition

How can you help?

  • Provide support with the green screen photobooth

  • Provide support to the airbrush tattoo station

  • Greet and direct visitors to the Parks Canada kiosk

  • Interact with the public as Parka, the Parks Canada mascot

  • Provide overall event support

What will you gain?

  • Accumulation of volunteer hours

  • Opportunity to attend major Toronto events

  • Meet and work alongside Parks Canada staff

  • Learn about the agency and gain valuable work experience

How to register as a volunteer?


Provide your preferred dates/events to volunteer and a brief description of your experience working with the public.




Du 8 juin au 30 aout 2018

Parcs Canada est a la recherche de benevoles dynamiques pour aider a animer une variete d’activites a travers la ville de Toronto.

Comment peux-tu aider?

  • Offrir du soutien pour le photomaton.

  • Offrir du soutien pour la station de tatouage a l’aerographe.

  • Interagir avec les visiteurs au kiosque de Parcs Canada.

  • Interagir avec le public sous Parka, la mascotte de Parcs Canada.

  • Offrir un support general durant l’evenement.

Comment allez-vous beneficier?

  • Accumulation des heures de benevolat

  • Assister aux evenements de Toronto

  • Rencontrer et travailler avec le personnel de Parcs Canada

  • Vous Renseigner sur l'agence et acquerir de l'experience de travail

Comment t’inscrire pour etre benevole?

Communique avec en indiquant les dates ou les evenements desires ainsi qu’une courte description de ton experience de travail avec le public.

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GoodWork ID: 45968       Date posted to Jun 4 2018