Cleaning the Capital / Le Grand ménage de la capitale
Volunteer Types: Environment, Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening)
Organization types: Children, Youth and Family, Environmental/Animals, Public/Society Benefit
One day or less
Application Deadline: October 1, 2023
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Cleaning the Capital is a flexible opportunity for students to complete their community involvement hours by organizing and completing a cleanup project in their neighbourhood! Gather a group of friends and help keep our city clean and green! You choose the time, date, and location.

To participate, students will:
1. Choose their project location and
cleanup date (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15)
2. Register their cleanup project online
3. Complete their cleanup project.
4. Submit their online cleanup report
by October 31, 2023.
Students will receive a confirmation of their community involvement hours via email.
For more information or to register,
please visit

Le Grand ménage de la capitale vous permet d’effectuer des heures de service communautaire, en organisant et en réalisant un projet de nettoyage dans votre quartier, et ce, selon un horaire flexible.
Veillons ensemble à ce que notre ville reste verte et propre! Il vous suffit de rassembler un groupe d’amis
et de choisir une date, une heure et un lieu!

Pour participer, vous devez :
1. choisir un lieu et une date de nettoyage
(entre le 15 septembre et le 15 octobre);
2. inscrire votre projet en ligne à;
3. réaliser votre projet;
4. soumettre un rapport en ligne d’ici
le 31 octobre 2023.
Les élèves recevront une confirmation de leurs heures de bénévolat communautaire par
Pour en savoir plus ou vous inscrire, consultez
la page


Jennifer Legault
@City of Ottawa - General Volunteer Opportunities
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This position would be great for: Adults, Families, Groups, High School Students (14-18), Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24), Youth 11-13
Number of Positions Available: 500
Good for people interested in: Environment, Outdoor activities (landscaping/gardening)
You will be helping with: Children (0-10 years), Men, Seniors, Women, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

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