Board Members
Volunteer Types: Board Leadership
Organization types: Addiction and Substance Abuse, Community and Social Services, Criminal Justice, Disabilities, LGBTQIA2+
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: August 20, 2023
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Onyx Community Services helps those who are struggling with: Addiction Issues, Domestic Abuse and Violence, Mental Health Challenges, Access to Social Services.

We are seeking board members that want to make a difference in the lives of vulnerable peoples, who wish to contribute something positive to their community. The board member will help insure that the non-for-profit organization has adequate resources to advance its mission.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Will gain experience in governance, finance, fundraising and communications. An opportunity to meet interesting people and expand your network. Strengthening leadership skills.
How will the organization benefit?
The organization benefits by having volunteers dedicate their time to the community in lieu of pay. We offer a reference to the volunteer when he/she has completed the required hours for the volunteer position that he/she has accepted.
Volunteer location:
311 McArthur Ave. Ottawa, ON K1L 8M3


Marie Piper
@Onyx Community Services
Ext: 5
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 2
Good for people interested in: Board Leadership
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Homeless, LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women

Volunteer Considerations

  • Police record check required
  • Vulnerable sector check required
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