Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence-Rideau

42 George Street PO Box 576 Brockville ON K6V 5V7
613-499-9393

The Volunteer Centre is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in 2021. Through ongoing community outreach, community collaborations and strategic sector partnerships the Volunteer Centre has been able to promote awareness of important programs and services to support our most vulnerable citizens. Introduce new and innovative programs and services to build capacity and provide support in our community which has strengthened our position as an agency that delivers measurable outcomes that have significant impact on our region.
Fostering excellence and leadership in volunteerism through our financial literacy program and our community volunteer income tax program we have raised awareness and generated an invaluable contribution to financial literacy, poverty reduction and the social and economic well-being of the communities we serve.
The Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence-Rideau fosters and develops volunteerism in our communities. Our 4 pillars of service include connect people with opportunities to serve, promote volunteerism, capacity building for effective volunteering and provide leadership on issues related to volunteerism. Our vision is to build vibrant, caring communities to enrich lives and help people feel connected.
The Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence-Rideau will work together with individuals, community partners and our local non-profit agencies to deliver programs and services with meaningful strategies to build stronger, more prosperous communities. Knowledge is power. We believe in helping people feel more confident in their ability to achieve their personal goals in a changing world.

Our Centre of Excellence offers staff with expertise and lived experience, leverages the skills and knowledge of valuable volunteers and delivers programs and services supported by our community partners and industry partners.

Current Volunteer Opportunities
DBIA - Downtown Brockville Shop The Street Events Various Dates
Event Help / Outdoor Coordinator / Traffic Control
Looking for an opportunity to volunteer and support our Downtown Brockville Improvement Association and businesses? DBIA is recruiting a few volunteers for their Shop the Street Events this summer. …
/ monthly
St John Ambulance of Leeds, Grenville & Lanark
Community Outreach / Customer Service / Event Help / Medical Support
Young Canadians can learn first aid and volunteer in their communities, fostering their personal development and commitment to service. Interested in Joining our Youth Team? Are you between the age…
Gord Brown Memorial Golf Tournament
Community Outreach / Customer Service / Event Help / Fundraising / Outdoor Coordinator / Reception / Security / Supervision / Traffic Control / Volunteer Coordination
⛳FORE! The 2nd Annual Gord Brown Memorial Golf Tournament is on August 17th at Smuggler's Glen Golf Course and we are in need of volunteers for various positions such as registration, setup, activit…
International Plowing Match & Rural Expo 2022-North Grenville
Community Outreach / Coordination / Customer Service / Event Help / Event Planning / General Labour / Outdoor Coordinator / Reception / Security / Supervision / Traffic Control / Volunteer Coordination
The 2022 International Plowing Match & Rural Expo (IPM) is a five-day celebration of agriculture and rural living. It’s the largest event of its kind in North America, it's happening right here - an…
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CPHC-Athens Men's Breakfast
Community Outreach / Cooking / Customer Service / Event Help
After a long two years, our Athens Men's Breakfast is back!! Join us on the second Friday of each month beginning June 10th at the Free Methodist Church. Give Marion a call today at 613-342-3693 ext…
/ monthly
Ongoing
Brockville Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament
Coordination / Event Help / Outdoor Coordinator / Supervision
The Brockville & District Chamber of Commerce Golf tournament is Friday June 3rd from 1-7pm Not a golfer but still want to get involved. How about volunteering to support this fun tournament. A …
4-7 hours
1000 Islands Triathlon by Somersault Events
Community Outreach / Coordination / Event Help / Fundraising / Outdoor Coordinator / Security / Supervision / Traffic Control
The Volunteer Centre of St. Lawrence-Rideau is excited to partner with Somersault Events and the 1000 Islands Triathlon on August 14th. We are looking to build a team of volunteers and participants …
Spencerville Fair 2022 Volunteer Positions Available
Community Outreach / Event Help / Event Planning / Outdoor Coordinator / Supervision / Traffic Control / Volunteer Coordination
The Spencerville Fair is looking forward to welcoming everyone back to the most exciting fair in our region. Thursday September 8th - Sunday Sept. 11th We are looking for volunteers who are inter…
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50/50 Ticket Sales in Brockville & Prescott to Support United Way Leeds & Grenville
Community Outreach / Event Help / Fundraising
The United Way of Leeds & Grenville support over 100 programs and services delivered by 14 agencies that, together, provide vital services to help those in-need in your community Their mission is …
3-4 hours / weekly
Mar 17, Apr 7, Apr 21
Aquatarium at Tall Ships Landing
Advocacy / Animal Care / Community Outreach / Coordination / Customer Service / Docent / Environmental Advocate / Event Planning / Exhibitor / Marketing / Reception
Our volunteers- Aquatarium Ambassadors, help deliver education and promote conservation in the 1000 Islands, Ontario and St. Lawrence River community. Together we strive to preserve the unique histo…
4 hours / weekly
Ongoing