Volunteering

Volunteers make a difference

Volunteers make a valued contribution to children and families served by PCFC, donating a combined 3500 hours each year.

Would you like to get involved?

As a volunteer, you will share, learn and grow while gaining valuable experience. Join us in a role that best suits your skills and interests such as program support, working in the toy library, at a special event or serving on a committee or the Board of Directors.

Volunteer Application Form

Contact our Volunteer Coordinator by phone at (705) 748-9144 ext. 357 or by email.

 

Current volunteer opportunities:

Woodworking

Are you a creative, skilled and talented woodworker? If you have your own tools, we’ll provide the supplies to make wooden toys and equipment for children such as sandboxes, ramps, benches, etc.

Where: From your home woodworking shop
When: Flexible

School For Young Moms Lunch Volunteer

Our Hot Lunch program fuels our young women towards graduating from high school. Looking for an individual who wants to create delicious meals and lasting relationships within our community. Responsibilities include preparing food, serving and cleaning up.

Where: PCVS  201 McDonnel St, Peterborough

Family Play to Learn Volunteer

Do you have an interest in working with families with young children?

Are you wanting to gain experience and skills while being part of your community?

PCFC offers support to parents, caregivers with their children during our drop-in Family Play to Learn program in a variety of locations.  Volunteering in a children’s program can be meaningful and rewarding.

Food Pick-Up and Delivery Volunteer

Are you wanting to give back to your community in a meaningful way?

PCFC is looking for a weekly volunteer to pick up and delivery groceries on Thursdays morning from 8:30 to 9:00 am. Duties include driving, picking up pre-ordered groceries, and delivering to our Antrim Street location. Volunteers must have their own vehicle and be able to load and unload food.

Are you a current volunteer?

We have some resources just for you.

Check out our Fall Calendar . Click on the "Open Your KeyOn Account HERE" button below (on a cell, click the = on the top right of your screen, for the menu), in the new window, scroll down to "Become a Member" to create your KeyOn account. When possible, please create your account prior to attending programs. Remember, PCFC staff is here to assist you and answer any questions you may have.