We welcome and encourage applications from the Indigenous community, people with disabilities, racially visible community, women, queer community, and folks who contribute to the diversity of our community.
If you are looking for a volunteer position please take a look at the opportunities available with Brunswick Street Mission below.
You can email your interest or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. We ask all volunteers to understand that the community we work with may be dealing with trauma which can affect they way they interact with others, and ask that you are patient and understanding.
Kitchen Assistant (Breakfast Program)
As a Kitchen Assistant, you will provide basic cooking (ie. dropping toast in a toaster), serving, and kitchen clean up. Shifts can be as many days a week (Monday to Friday) as suits your schedule from 7:00am to 8:45am.
Front Desk Greeter
As a Greeter, you will be the first point of contact for any client or guest visiting or calling Brunswick Street Mission. We are open Tuesday through Thursday 9:30am to 2:30pm
Greeters are an important resource Brunswick Street Mission and the community members we serve. With safety protocol in place we welcome clients into our building to access programming.
We are looking for volunteers who are able to act as a Greeter by:
- Answering the telephone, checking messages and, when appropriate, returning calls
- Assisting clients with clothing requests
- Maintaining a clean and safe space
- Accepting food donations
Food Bank Volunteer
As a volunteer you will help community members with their grocery needs by walking shoppers through our choice model food bank. We are looking for people who can support the program on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30am to 2:30pm by:
- Walking community members through our choice model food bank
- Receiving food and stocking shelves on Monday morning*
*Due to the responsibilities of this position we ask that volunteers be able to lift up to 40 pounds.
Short Term or Group Volunteer Opportunities
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us! At this time we are not looking for group volunteers.
We are always in need of financial support, so if you are able, please consider making a donation today.