The mission of The Perth and District Community Foundation is to work within the greater community in order to build a permanent fund to enrich the quality of life throughout the western half of Lanark County. The Foundation encourages philanthropy and provides a focus for those who want to make a lasting contribution to their community.
, Education and Literacy
, Community Services
, Children and Youth
The Perth and District Community Foundation
37 Lewis Street, Perth, ON K7H2R4
Volunteer Information for The Perth and District Community Foundation
What services does your organization provide? It provides grants in response to our community's greatest needs while maintaining and expanding the endowment fund for future generations.
Do you have any age requirements? High school age minimum.
Do you require language proficiency other than in English? No.
What time commitment(s) are you expecting from a volunteer? Time commitments are flexible and are based on need and volunteer availability.
Are there any other requirements for being a volunteer? See http://www.pdcf.ca/volunteers.php
Are there any specific skills and experience required? Computer skills, event organization skills, marketing skills, fundraising skills, clerical skills, etc. are desirable.
What type of volunteer positions are typically available? Event logistics and management, office support
Do you provide training for volunteers? No formal training provided.
What are the typical volunteer activities occurring at your organization? Fund raising events, such as golf tournament and Christmas Gala, office support.
How will a person benefit from volunteering with The Perth and District Community Foundation? Volunteers benefit from the knowledge that they are helping to improve the quality of life for our community.
Do you accept high school students? High school students are encouraged.