Volunteering in Sarnia-Lambton


Literacy Lambton

180 N. College Avenue, Room 103
Sarnia, Ontario
N7T 7X2

Contact Name: Tracy Pound
Website: http://www.literacylambton.org/
Phone: 519-332-4876
Email: info@literacylambton.org


About Literacy Lambton   Headquartered in the Lochiel Kiwanis Community Centre in the heart of Sarnia’s downtown district, Literacy Lambton’s mission is to create and deliver exceptional literacy learning opportunities for the residents of Lambton County. We help adults 19+ improve their reading, writing, math, basic computer skills and digital knowledge through one-to-one, in-person, or synchronous virtual learning; and offer FREE in-person family literacy outreach programs. Our service is amplified by passionate volunteers, from our governance Board to our frontline program. Check us out at www.literacylambton.org or connect with us on Facebook, Instagram or LinkedIn @literacylambton. Literacy Lambton—formerly Organization for Literacy in Lambton—has been powering people’s potential since 1989. Registered charitable #: 135262012 RR0001

Volunteer Roles

The lifeblood of Literacy Lambton is our volunteers! We are run by a volunteer governance Board. Various positions exist on our non-Board committees including Finance and Promotions. This can be an entry point into a Board role. Our volunteers help out in our adult learning space working 1:1 or in small group settings with our adult learners. Volunteers assist the smooth-running of our kids’ programs. Opportunities may exist for high school students to attain their volunteer hours. Contact us, info@literacylambton.org to see how your skills & interests match with a meaningful experience as a Literacy Lambton volunteer. All volunteers are interviewed to find the best fit and opportunity for you. A police check is required and there is an orientation/on-boarding process.

Volunteer Opportunities

Train Your Brain program site volunteers (including teens needing OSSD hours)

Posted on August 29th, 2023

Be part of an amazing team of volunteers encouraging grade 3 & 4 children enrolled in this free evening program. Train Your Brain is a ninety minute program that runs […]

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Summer Reading Program ‘Big Buddy’

Posted on June 9th, 2023 Read More

Adult Program Mentor

Posted on March 31st, 2023 Read More

Bingo shifts on behalf of Literacy Lambton

Posted on June 30th, 2022

    Small commitment; BIG impact! This role may interest community members age 19+ looking to help further our organization’s mission. Charitable gaming funding helps us deliver free family literacy […]

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Promotion Committee Volunteer

Posted on April 16th, 2019

This role may interest community members looking to stay at the committee level or provide you with a chance to participate in Literacy Lambton prior to Board-level commitment. POSITION OVERVIEW: […]

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Literacy Lambton Train Your Brain Program Site Volunteers

Posted on April 16th, 2019

Train Your Brain is offered as a FREE registered evening program for kids currently enrolled in grades 3 & 4. Children are engaged in math & reading games/activities with the […]

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Finance Committee Volunteer

Posted on April 16th, 2019

SEEKING FINANCE COMMITTEE MEMBER: This role may interest community members looking to stay at the committee level or a chance to participate in Literacy Lambton prior to Board-level commitment. POSITION […]

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