Volunteers are helping to build strong communities across Nova Scotia. According to the latest statistical information, almost one in three Nova Scotian volunteers with a charitable or non-profit organization. Become an Nova Scotia Volunteer and help your Halifax Communities with the opportunity to meet other volunteers.
HRM Volunteer Services
Want to Volunteer? Great! There are many opportunities to volunteer throughout HRM.
The success of CPAWS relies on the work of volunteers. Our activities are carried out predominantly through volunteer driven committees that offer exciting opportunities for people who want to get involved in conservation in Atlantic Canada.
Through the support of grants, foundations and donations, reachAbility (formerly Reach Nova Scotia) was established in March 2000 by a group of volunteers in Halifax. Our Board of Directors is made up of volunteers from the areas of law, health, social services and business. reachAbility has been able to involve people with disabilities in all parts of our organization - on our board and in our program, services and events.
United Way Halifax
For more than 78 years we have attracted community volunteers who give time and skills to lead our Community Fundraising, to participate in Community Development, and to conduct the rigorous process of Resource Distribution.
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Charities, Nonprofit and Volunteer Information
The Canadian voluntary and nonprofit sector is made up of more than 180 000 organizations, 6.5 million volunteers and 1.3 million paid staff.
Canadian Progress Club
Canadian Progress Club, an all Canadian service club, was founded in Toronto in 1922 and now has forty-eight clubs in nine provinces. Enhancing the quality of life of all Canadians, through community service, in the spirit of fellowship.
Canadian Volunteer Advisers to Business
The mission of CESO At Home is to support community-driven, sustainable development within Canada that builds on the strengths, assets and values of the communities.
More than 20,000 volunteers in 53 service centres across Canada work at all levels in the organization, from national policy development to fundraising to the support of core services.
Evergreen is a registered national charity founded in 1991. We are a national non-profit environmental organization with a mandate to bring nature to our cities through naturalization projects.
Habitat for Humanity
Habitat for Humanity is an independent, charitable, faith-based housing program dedicated to the elimination of poverty housing by building homes in partnership with families in need. We build simple, decent, and affordable houses and provide interest-free mortgages to families who would otherwise not be able to purchase their own home.
Hope Air-Vols d'Espoir
Hope Air is a registered charity. We arrange free air transportation for Canadians who must travel to medical care, but cannot themselves afford the flight costs.
Imagine Canada is a new organization that springs from a simple, yet powerful, idea. Every day, charitable and nonprofit organizations work to make Canada a better place to live, supported by forward-looking businesses, foundations, governments and individuals -- all of which have a stake in helping create stronger, more vibrant communities.
Volunteers come from all walks of life and represent a wide cross section of the Canadian population. Women are more likely than men to volunteer; however, men contribute more total volunteer hours per year.
The YMCA depends on a multitude of caring volunteers to help build healthy kids, families and communities. Some volunteers serve on Boards, some teach fitness classes while other help out with fundraising, special events, youth and children's programs and many others. The volunteering possibilities are almost endless. The YMCA counts on more than 30,000 Canadians at every age and stage as volunteers.