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Volunteer MBC is here to support cultural diversity in volunteer management and we truly believe that there is a volunteer opportunity for everyone!
- 47.8% (206,185) of Brampton’s residents are newcomers and is the fastest growing group all across the Region of Peel.
- Newcomers arrive to Canada highly educated and skilled, but experience high rates of unemployment and poverty. In fact, the unemployment rate for recent immigrants with university diplomas or degrees is 10% compared with 3% for the total population.
- Volunteering offers newcomers a stepping stone to the job market and assists with social integration.
- Often newcomers are accustomed to helping their community, volunteering provides the opportunity to network and to gain a better understanding of their new community around them.
How to Search For Volunteer Opportunities On-line:
We are pleased to introduce you to our on-line volunteer opportunities database!
The on-line database is a comprehensive, searchable tool for volunteers to use to search for roles that best fit your skill set, interests or passions. You can also create a profile in order to save your searches and specific personal information, which is completely private and safe.
To begin your search, click on the button below: