Volunteering in Sarnia-Lambton


Special Events Volunteers

Fund Raising/Community Relations: Upcoming events

Literacy Lambton Promotion Committee

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.



SPECIAL EVENT – (must be 18+)Looking for volunteers to assist with our Princess and Super Heroes party to be held in Spring 2019.

Are you interested in working with Children and Youth?
Do you have a teachable skill?
Interested in Fundraising? Board membership? Administrative opportunities?
Our volunteer opportunities allow you to use your expertise and knowledge, while giving back to the community.

As a volunteer in our Club you will:
Interact with clients as they participate in various activities.
Lead and supervise program activities ranging from fitness activities, cooking, arts etc.
Enhance your skills, add to your resume, and most importantly, have fun

How to Apply
Applicants must be at least 14 years old to volunteer.
Download and fill out the Volunteer Application form. Return to the Club by mail or in person to – 180 College Ave N, Sarnia ON N7T 7X2 (lower level, Forsythe St entrance) or by Email – llanouette@bgcsarnia.com
Attend an interview
Reference Check – All references listed on the application will be contacted. You can also include letters of reference if you have them. You can provide references, for example, from employers, teachers, coaches, co- workers, friends, neighbours, etc. Family members can not be used as a reference.
Applicants who are 18 years old or older will have to complete a Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC) relevant to their duties at the Club. The cost of the PVSC will be reimbursed to volunteers by the Club. This step can be done in person through your local police service
Once the above steps have been completed, you can begin volunteering according to the schedule you chose.

Placement Students
Placement opportunities are available for students who are currently involved in a high school, college or university programs that require a placement as part of their curriculum. The placement opportunities available at the Boys and Girls Club of Sarnia-Lambton focus mainly on program support but are dictated by the requirements of the placement and the needs of our organization. If you are interested in doing your student placement with Boys & Girls Club of Sarnia please contact Lisa Lanouette, Program Coordinator – llanouette@bgcsarnia.com

iCan bike program volunteer

Are you an energetic person looking for something to do this summer?  Do you enjoy working with children?  If you are ready to make a difference in the life of a child or youth, this opportunity is perfect for you!

For more information on the program  click here http://www.pathwayscentre.org/page/ican-bike


Special Events Volunteers – Secret Santa Shoppe

Assistance needed for Secret Santa Shoppe: assist children with shopping for their family, serving in the café area where parents wait, decorating cookies, etc.

Shifts are as follows:

Shifts for Secret Santa Shoppe Café
Friday Nov 16 2-430 2-430 430-7
Saturday Nov 17 930-1 1-5 930-1 1-5
Sunday Nov 18 1030-1 1-4 1030-1 1-4
Friday Nov 23 (PD Day) 930-12 12-3 3-7 930-12 12-3 3-7
Sat Nov 24 930-1 1-5 930-1 1-5
Sun Nov 25 1030-2 2-6 1030-2 2-6

Fundraising volunteers

Volunteers need for TAG DAY Event on Friday May 8/15 from 12 pm -3 pm and 3 pm -6 pm. May 9/15 from 10 am – 1pm and 1 pm -4 pm, different store front location in Sarnia, Bright’s Grove and Corunna, Please contact Lynn 519-344-1746 ex 310, lynn@theinnsarnia.ca