Volunteer Toronto


Business Number: 119287092RR0001

Volunteer Toronto is Canada’s largest volunteer centre with over 40 years of experience connecting volunteers to the organizations that need them. We are a registered charity and our services empower local volunteers to find opportunities that make a positive difference in their community. Through in-person and online training, we also educate and help non-profit organizations and community groups run successful volunteer programs.

If you are looking TO volunteer or looking FOR volunteers in Toronto, we are the place to start! 

Our Mission

Volunteer Toronto increases the positive impact that volunteering has on the City of Toronto through innovative initiatives that inspire, inform, and connect volunteers and the organizations that need them.

Our Vision

We envision a Toronto that is caring, inclusive, and engaged where volunteering is an important avenue through which everyone has the opportunity to participate and contribute meaningfully.

What We Do

  • Support organizations in adopting best practices in volunteer engagement through specialized training, resources and advice;
  • Help individuals find suitable volunteer positions with the aid of online resources, referral services and public awareness initiatives; and
  • Work collaboratively with community and corporate partners to conduct research, share information and identify opportunities in the volunteer sector.

What People Are Saying

"Volunteering has opened my eyes to issues that are going on in our city, country, and the world."

— Samantha, 2016/2017 Volunteer Toronto Youth Expo Attendee

"It’s humbling to know that from a small idea I had, the impact was felt on the other side of the planet."

— Michael Chomyn, 2018 Volunteer Toronto Legacy Award Recipient, Read More

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