Volunteer Opportunities:

One Day Opportunities:

Short/Long Term and Ongoing Opportunities:

Greenshire Eco Farms grows produce, following organic principles, in unusual permaculture garden beds; offers equine-assisted learning (facilitated non-riding experiential fun self-awareness development), natural horsemanship demonstrations and lessons (non-riding), pony rides, birthday parties; and alternative eco-building.
Contact: greenshireecofarms@gmail.com or 705-879-4207. State that you’re looking to do high school volunteer hours at Greenshire (and why), your areas of interest, days/hours of availability, any related experience, and your grade/age. You must be fine being around animals as we have dogs, cats, chickens, pet pigs, and horses.
Ongoing - VolunTEEN Program, Ross Memorial Hospital. Contact Patricia Zahorec, VolunTEEN Coordinator 705-324-6111 ext. 4386. Email: auxiliary@rmh.org. Or see Mrs. Mooney in Guidance.

Ongoing - EcoStewards. Volunteer for Nature! Grass roots organization dedicated to restoration and conservation of habitat for wildlife and species at risk. Opportunitites to volunteer in various projects throughout the year. Call Judy Kennedy 705-879-4478.

Ongoing - The Royal Canadian Legion. Contact Donna Jessup 705-324-2613. Gain experience in a variety of duties.

Ongoing - The Lindsay Golf & Country Club. Opportunities for 40 hours of community involvement assisting in administration, pro shop operations, course maintenance, food and beverage. Call R.A. Claringbold 705-328-2258 ext 29.

Ongoing - Volunteer at the Horse & Pony Farm - Work with horses and ponies - grooming, exercising, riding and help with special events. Little Britain area. Some Experience with horses would be an asset. Call Shirley 705-786-2543.

Links to Volunteer Information:

Database of Volunteer Opportunities in the City of Kawartha Lakes:
Register at Victoria County Career Services for assistance in applying to volunteer positions. For more information visit: