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About the Position
Position #: 19743
OrganizationVolunteer Action Centre
Position: Teen Contributor - EPYC2018: Building Community event (Waterloo)
Location: University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: EPYC2018: Building Community is a 2 event pursuit for high school students designed to empower youth to be community leaders. Develop personal and professional skills, learn about your community from Volunteer Centre staff and community leaders. You choose a community topic and receive a "mission" to complete - with some fun games and activities along the way!
Description: Earn community involvement hours from your active participation in the events. Lunch and snacks are provided.

Interested students can also apply for the Student Leader Credit - which means taking on a leadership role at the events for added benefits like a letter of reference. We have a limit of 25 student per cohort: Kitchener, Waterloo, and Cambridge cohorts are available.
Training Details: Provided on-site by our engaging team of young volunteers!
Working Conditions: Indoor event. Possibly will go outside depending on weather. Small group activities with teens.
Duration: Special event
Timing: Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: The Waterloo events take place on Saturday April 21 from 11-4 & Saturday May 5 from 11-4 at Greenhouse (St. Paul's campus @ University of Waterloo).
Age: 14+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Newcomer
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Children/Youth, Communication/Public Relations, Special Events
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Creative Thinking, Empathy
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.volunteerkw.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Lily Viggiano
Phone: 519-742-8610
Address: 151 Frederick Street Kitchener, N2H 2M2


Volunteer Action Centre of Kitchener Waterloo and Area
(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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