VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

We are always looking for talented individuals in the community to help us keep our dancers dancing! If you have extra time and would like to lend your special skills to help us to grow, we would love to hear from you. Volunteering with DWP would be an ideal fit for:

 

  • High school students looking to fulfill their required 40 community service hours 

  • Students in Dance, Nonprofit Administration or Management,  or Marketing who want to gain practical experience or have a co-op requirement

  • Those making a career change and want more experience in their new field

  • Experienced volunteers looking to take their commitment to a new level, such as board or executive committee membership

  • Anyone passionate about the arts or seniors with the time and a desire to help improve the lives of others. No dance experience required

CURRENT VOLUNTEER POSITIONS AT DANCING WITH PARKINSONS

OFFICE ADMINISTRATION - SPECIAL PROJECTS

HOURS: As needed.

LOCATION: GTA/In home

DWP is committed to growth and expansion that offers a variety of programming for our Parkinson's Dancers, including enriching arts and research projects throughout year.  We need administration assistance with various projects, and general office help.  [Click here for full position description]

DANCE CLASS ASSISTANTS

HOURS: 1 per week

LOCATION: GTA

We need volunteer dance class assistants at several locations in Toronto, which are listed on our Classes & Locations page. Classes are 1 hour long and we require our volunteers to come 15 minutes before the class begins to help set up and welcome our dancers into the room.   [Click here for full position description]. 

SOCIAL MEDIA/ONLINE MARKETING COORDINATOR

HOURS: 2-4 week 

LOCATION: In home, GTA

We are looking for someone who understands marketing and social media, would like to help us build our social media accounts, create a marketing strategy, and aid us in social media posting.  [Click here for full position description]. 

 

GRANT RESEARCHERS/WRITERS

HOURS: 2-4 per week

LOCATION: In home, GTA

We are looking for an individual who is passionate about what we do at DWP, and has proven experience fundraising professionally, through other volunteer positions,  or in a college/university program.  You'll  assist with grant research & applications. [Click here for full position description]

FUNDRAISING/MARKETING COMMITTEE MEMBER 

HOURS: 2 -3/month (will vary)

LOCATION: In-home, GTA

We are looking for additional members to join our Fundraising Committee to be part of a team working on DWP's fundraising & marketing efforts which is a critical part of our future growth. You will work with other members to develop and implement fundraising strategies for the year, including fundraising campaigns, networking and acquisition of partnerships with major donors & corporate sponsorships, expand our marketing/advertising and grant opportunities. [Click here for full position description]

DIRECTOR, DWP BOARD OF DIRECTOR​S

HOURS: 2-3 / month

LOCATION: In-home, GTA

DWP is looking for individuals who have an interest in arts-based community nonprofits, with expertise in the arts, non-profit administration, non-profit law, due diligence, board governance, fundraising/donor relations, and marketing/communications . [Click here for full position description]

THANK you TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS WHO HELP TO KEEP OUR DANCERS DANCING!

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Dancing with Parkinson's Inc. is a Federally registered charity. Charitable Registation Number: 81752 1354 RR0001