Volunteer

You can give the valuable gift of your time by volunteering with Act To End Violence Against Women in any number of ways including:

  • Apply for a Board of Directors’ position
  • Share your story (if you are a survivor) as a member of our Speakers’ Bureau
  • Join a committee for fundraising, events and/or special projects
  • Participate in programs or project support
  • Student Placements
  • Provide office support

Benefits to volunteers include:

  • Acquisition of valuable organizational skills
  • Resume-worthy experiences
  • Interaction with other volunteers and stakeholders
  • Useful business / social networking
  • Development of proficiency as a speaker
  • Empowerment from sharing your story as a survivor of violence against women
  • Increased knowledge about violence against women issues
  • Advancing the movement to end violence against women
  • Personal gratification

To inquire about volunteer opportunities, call Act To End Violence Against Women at 1-866-333-5942 or 905-695-5372

Host a Third-Party Event

A third-party event is a fundraising initiative hosted by a company, organization or individual to benefit Act To End Violence Against Women.  These events can take many forms and raise important funds, friends and awareness of our work to end violence against women.  Following are some ideas for third-party events:          

  • Jewelry party
  • Garage sale
  • Guest speaker event
  • Author event
  • Bake sale
  • Designer sale
  • Golf tournament
  • Bowling party
  • Book/Bag swap
  • Donations to Act To End Violence Against Women in place of hostess gifts

Click here to download our How to Host a Third-Party Event tool kit.

Please contact us to discuss how we can support your third-party event.