Events

Organization: Volunteer Toronto

Location: Roy Thomson Hall, 60 Simcoe St. Toronto, Ontario M5J 2H5

Date: October 21, 2018 @ 1PM

Volunteer Toronto is hosting a FREE Youth Expo. The Volunteer Toronto Youht Expo is an annual event for high school students to meet 100+ non-profits recruiting youth volunteers. If you've been wondering where to do your 40 hours, then the Youth Expo is the perfect opportunity to explore endless volunteering possibilities!

Register here to attend!

Further Questions?

Contact Olivia Sonnenberg, Development and Events Coordinator
[email protected]
416-961-6888 ext. 224

presented by Planned Parenthood Toronto's Supporting Newcomer Access Project (SNAP)

‘cuz google doesn’t always cut it for your sexual health,

ask SNAP the questions you’d usually search online.

no awkward search history on the family desktop, guaranteed ;)

what?

A launch party for our new zine and a chance to ask questions about relationships, sexuality, navigating consent, etc.

who?

Hosted by SNAP volunteers and open to ALL newcomer youth ages 13-29

where?

The Central YMCA

20 Grosvenor Street, Toronto 

when?

Saturday, August 18, 2018

1:00-4:00PM

why?

Have fun and get your questions answered.

FREE food, FREE swag, FREE info and a chance to meet new people.

how?

Register on eventbrite: https://tinyurl.com/PPTshatterstigma

City: Richmond Hill

Location: Richmond Hill Public Library - Central Library (1 Atkinson Street)

Date: September 12th, 2018 - October 17th, 2018 (every Wednesday)

Time: 7:00pm  - 8:30pm

Attention aspiring web designers ages 16 - 25! In this intermediate level program, you learn how to design responsive websites in six free lessons. By registering for the first class, September 12, you are registered for the entire 6-class program.
It is important to attend all of the classes in order to learn and benefit from the instruction.

You must bring your own laptop.

Hosted by the Parya Trillium Foundation

Register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/web-design-for-youth-intermediate-level-tickets-47437687400?aff=ebdssbdestsearch

 

Organization: Canada International Dance Culture Association

City: Toronto

Location: Nathan Phillips Square(100 Queen St W Toronto, ON M5H2N2)

Date: Aug 3rd, 2018 @ 5PM, Aug 4th, 2018 @ 12:00 Noon

FREE ADMISSION to the public. The Festival celebrates cultural diversity through the art of dance. Specifically, we focus on youth dancers, with participation ranging from local to international dance schools. Opening ceremony begins Aug 3rd, at 5pm. The festival continues the next day with the main competitions, and then concludes with a closing ceremony on the 4th. There will also be food vendors and merchant vendors present through the two days. It is a great opportunity to enjoy a wonderful weekend with your families.

The Festival is in partnership with SickKids Foundation. Part of revenue will be donated to benefit the good deeds of this fantastic organization. Once again, It is FREE to the public! Mark the dates down to your calendar!!

For more information please visit: www.cidca.ca or email [email protected]

Organization: Mon Sheong Foundation

City: Scarborough

Address: 2020 McNicoll Avenue

Date: July 21 - August 25 (depending on workshop)

Time: 10pm - 12pm   or   1pm - 5pm  (depending on workshop)

What

Mon Sheong Foundation Youth Group will be hosting a series of workshops in July and August titled “Route to Career Success for Youth”. Spread out over several weekends, these workshops aim to help youths prepare for life after graduation.

Supported by the Royal Bank of Canada, the workshops will teach youths a range of skillsets, covering topics from:

  • Personal Finance & Investing

  • Resumes & Cover Letters

  • Interviews

  • Networking & Communication

The workshops are geared towards youth between the ages 14-29. Participants will come out the workshop with new skills or a better understanding of the working world.

Where

Workshops will take place at Mon Sheong Community & Volunteer Services Building (2020 McNicoll Avenue) and Mon Sheong Scarborough Long-Term Care Centre (2030 McNicoll Avenue).

How to Register

REGISTER HERE before July 20, 2018! (spaces limited)

Registration ends on Friday, July 20, 2018. Please visit https://discovermsyg.wordpress.com for registration and workshop information.

 

GIDSS Canada and Elegant Security and Employment Services are hosting one of the biggest jobs and volunteer fairs with participation from more than 50 businesses, non-profit organizations and government agencies.

Date: June 29, 2018

Time: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Location: Brampton Soccer Centre, 1495 Sandalwood Parkway, Brampton, Ontario

This event is sponsored by the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration of the Government of Canada.

Register today!

Creative Arts Competition

Do you have what it takes to win?

Entries can include:

  • Poems
  • Fictional stories
  • Art and photography

All entries should portray cultural diversity, migration, newcomers, home countries, etc.

Entry deadline: August 17, 2018

Contact [email protected] for more info and entry guidelines.

Date: Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Event TypeJob Seekers

Location: Tropicana Employment Centre, 505 Consumers Road, Suite 102, North York, Ontario, M2J 4V8

In this workshop you will learn the basics of Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word including:

✓  Creating, formating and saving documents

✓  Preparing and formating Excel Worksheets

✓  Inserting and formating pictures, clip art, and smart art

✓  Inserting formulas into a worksheet and enhancing a worksheet

✓  Mail Merge

✓  Moving data within and between workbooks

To register contact Donna Neita at 416.491.7000 Ext. 269 or [email protected]

DATE AND TIME

Tue, 19 June 2018

11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

LOCATION

Living Arts Centre

4141 Living Arts Drive

Mississauga, ON L5B4B8

DESCRIPTION

Looking for a Job, Career or new Opportunity? 
Looking for information on Continuing Education?

Is your organization looking to Hire, Recruit or promote?

Hire Canada invites you to attend our upcoming Job Fair & Training Expo on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 (11AM-3PM) at the Living Arts Centre, located at 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga, ON.

This event provides a great opportunity to network with Recruiters, Career Advisors, and Admissions Staff!

This event is FREE for applicants and open to the general public.
If your organization is interested in getting more information about exhibiting at our events please email us at [email protected]

For more information about this event pease visit www.hirecanada.ca.

Register for the event through Eventbrite.

 

Temporary 8 Weeks Full-Time Contract

For the past 64 years, Findhelp/211 Central (www.findhelp.ca) has been a trusted hub of community information. Each year we connect over 300,000 callers and 2 million web users to more than 60,000 services and supports in Ontario and beyond. Findhelp/211 Central not only connects people to the services that they need but also provides vital trend information for community planning and public benefit. Our dynamic team strives for excellence in all that we do, creating connections and solutions to build strong communities. We prioritize organizational health, a learning culture and opportunities for growth and professional development.

The summer student position is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in careers such communications, marketing, and social work in the not-for profit sector, especially those interested in the social service navigation for vulnerable people. If you are an enthusiastic individual with a positive attitude aligned with the qualifications required and the goals of our organization, we would like to hear from you.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in outreach activities in the Greater Toronto area (Durham, Peel, Toronto and York Regions) with support from Findhelp’s Manager of Training and Outreach and Service Navigators
  • Identify events, create and implement plans for Findhelp/211 Central participation in local community events
  • Educate and engage community members about Findhelp services using existing key messaging
  • Support the social media strategy with creation of weekly tweets/Facebook posts
  • Other responsibilities as required

Skills, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of social media platforms
  • Demonstrated organizational skills, detail oriented, and ability to meet tight deadlines and
  • demanding schedules
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to establish, foster and maintain relationships with partners, co-workers and others
  • Understanding of and interest in the non-profit sector
  • Proven ability to work both independently and as part of a team environment
  • Ability to respond pro-actively and positively in solving problems

Salary and benefits:

This is a full time position consisting of 35 hours per week. Hourly salary rate of $15.00

Application procedure:

As this role is being funded by the Canada Summer Jobs program the following are eligibility requirements:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age
  • Have been registered on a full-time basis in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year
  • Canadian citizen or permanent residents or have official refugee protection status under the immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada, according to relevant provincial legislation and regulations

Please provide cover letter and resume no later than 4:00 pm on Monday, May 21 to:

Cristina Umana, HR and Administration Manager

Fax: 416-392-4404 | email: [email protected]

Additional Information

Start Date: June 11, 2018

We thank all applicants for applying; however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

No telephone inquiries please.

To meet our equity goals, Findhelp Information Services encourages applications from all equity seeking groups protected by the Ontario Human Rights Code.

Pursuant to the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005 (AODA), if you require accommodation at any stage of the application process, please contact our human resources department at [email protected] so that appropriate arrangements can be made.