Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us!

While we do not have any open volunteer positions at the moment, we encourage you to submit an application to be added to our database.

This way, we can reach out to you when opportunities align with your interests and skills. We appreciate your dedication to making a difference, and we look forward to potentially welcoming you to our volunteer team in the future!

Board Of Directors Application


Board members are essential for non-profit governance and work with the Executive Director to deliver on the agency mission. An organizational support position for volunteers with experience and interest in business planning, policy development, agency governance and fund development.

Please note that the Board is currently accepting specific applications

Girls Inc of York Region is looking for new Board Members with extensive professional fundraising, marketing and event experience as well as a Chartered Professional Accountant.
Commitment: monthly board meetings and special event attendance.

Click the link below to download the BOD Application form and kindly return it by email to boardmember@girlsincyork.org

Open volunteer opportunities:

Youth Volunteer
Opportunities are available for students 14 years and older, looking to fulfill 40 hours of community involvement or complete high school co-op.  Positions include working with younger girls in after-school programs, research for programs, office maintenance and special events.
Commitment: open (position available Monday-Friday 9:00am-7:00pm, some weekends)

Special Events
A versatile position to help with Girls Inc. events such as Fundraising events, the Annual Prom Prep, Community events, Snowflake Ball, etc.
Commitment: 3-4 events annually

Committee Members
A support position for volunteers interested in active participation in the community on one of the following committees: Fund Development (soliciting donations, sponsorships and identifying potential funders), Special Events (brain-storming and planning specific aspects of the event), Nominating (recruit board members, select annual Girl’s Awards recipients), Outcome Measurements (project management, statistical analysis).
Commitment: varies by committee, seasonal and annually

Seasonal Opportunities include:

If you are interested in one of the following volunteer opportunities, please contact a Program Coordinator directly.  The information can be found on the About us section.

College/University Placement Student
Opportunities are available for students looking to complete a placement in a community setting working with children/youth 6-18 years old in Community Studies (Social Work, CYC, ECE, SSW).  Please contact the Girls Inc. of York Region Team at info@girlsincyork.org with a resume and cover letter attached for an interview.
Commitment: open (position available Monday-Friday 9:00am-7:00pm, some weekends)

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