From volunteering in a thrift shop to working with offenders, and  from travelling the world to helping with maintenance, we have many volunteer opportunities—browse the list below to find one that's right for you. 

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50 Kent Maintenance Volunteers

MCC Ontario

Maintenance Volunteers assist in the general day to day up keep of 50 Kent. Skills/ Knowledge/ Attitude Requirements:

50 Kent Office Volunteer

MCC Ontario Head Office

Do you enjoy administrative work? Consider volunteering in our head office as an Office Volunteer.

Abbotsford Material Resources Warehouse

MCC British Columbia - MCC Centre

Pack emergency kits, bail comforters and clothing, and prepare materials for shipping to our overseas partners. Use recycled materials to create rugs and bags for sale.

Abbotsford Quilting

MCC British Columbia - MCC Centre

Do you love to quilt? Do you have a creative eye for colour combinations and designing patterns? Come share your love of quilting with MCC by helping to create beautiful quilts to be sold at our annual festival. The quilting room is open Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.

Blanket Making

Creating high quality knotted comforters for MCC's relief programs.

Blanket Making, Grand Valley Institution for Women

Grand Valley Institute for Women (GVI)

Creating a safe and welcoming place, building relationships and gaining understanding.

Canadian Central Warehouse - Plum Coulee

Canadian Central Warehouse

The Canadian Central Warehouse ships material resources like comforters, hygiene kits, and canned meat to countries where MCC provides relief. If you're interested in a tangible way to help others, your volunteer efforts would be warmly welcomed at the warehouse in the following areas:

Circle of Friends Volunteer

Supporting individuals and families as they transition from homelessness back into the K-W community.

Circles of Care Volunteer

Forming a community of support with seniors who are isolated and survivors of elder abuse.

Circles of Support and Accountability Volunteer

Seeking to make communities safer and supporting released prisoners convicted of sexual offences.

Community Chaplaincy with Women Volunteer (ARISE)

Supporting women who have experienced abuse, addiction and imprisonment.

Congregational Rep, Ontario

MCC Ontario

Motivating and inspiring others to participate in MCC's mission.

Donor Services Volunteer

A Donor Services Volunteer is the kind voice individuals will hear from with messages of thankfulness and gratitude as they chose to make a difference to others in critical need through MCC.  This message delivery and interchange is an integral part of the donor relations experience, most often a

International Volunteer Exchange Program (IVEP)

The International Volunteer Exchange Program (IVEP) is a year-long work and cultural exchange opportunity for young, Christian adults. Every year 60 IVEP participants come from more than 25 countries around the world to volunteer in the U.S.

Leamington Meat Canning

Heinz Grading Station

Every year MCC’s Mobile Meat Canner travels across the United States and Canada meeting volunteers who prepare cans of turkey, beef, chicken and pork to be sent around the world.

Learning Thru Service

Youth groups serve with community agencies in Montreal, learning about cultural diversity and the circumstances that lead people into poverty. It offers youth from Canada and the United States an opportunity to serve in an urban setting for a short period of time.

Material Resource Educator

MCC Ontario Office

The Material Resources Warehouse in Kitchener serves as a collection point in Ontario for receiving, packing and shipping material resource donations. Groups and individuals volunteer to pack kits, prepare shipments, knot comforters, etc.

Material Resources Centre - Winnipeg

MCC Manitoba Material Resources Centre

Whether you're part of a school group, youth group, club, Bible Study group, women’s group, office group, or a family group, everyone is welcome at Material Resources Centres in Manitoba.

MCC British Columbia - 10 Thrift Shop locations

MCC British Columbia Provincial Office

Volunteer at your local thrift shop as a floor person, cashier, sorter, pricer, receiver, and more! POSITIONS:1. Thrift Shop Floor Person:

MCC United Nations Office Internships

MCC United Nations Office

Internships in the MCC United Nations office provide recent college graduates with the opportunity to develop their professional skills in the context of international UN affairs and through the lens of MCC’s Anabaptist values.

Meat Canning in Elmira

Elmira Produce Auction Centre

Every year MCC’s Mobile Meat Canner travels across the United States and Canada meeting volunteers who prepare cans of turkey, beef, chicken and pork to be sent around the world.

Mennonite Partners in China (MPC)

MCC regularly places long-term volunteers as English teachers through Mennonite Partners in China (MPC).

Relief Sales

Annual relief sales in different regions raise funds for MCC’s work around the world. With quilt and crafts auctions, food and children’s activities, sales provide a concrete way for church members to learn about and support MCC's work.

Seed

Seed is a two-year program that brings together young adults ages 20-30 from around the world to reflect, serve and work for peace.

Serving and Learning Together (SALT)

Serving and Learning Together (SALT) is a year-long, cross-cultural service experience. 

Sewing and Quilting Teachers

MCC Ontario

Do you have a passion for sewing or quilting?  Do you love to share your skills with others?  Material Resources is seeking volunteers to run several classes at 50 Kent Avenue. A Basics of Sewing course (2 - 3 classes), and a Beginner Quilting Course (6 - 8 classes).

SOOP

SOOP is a short-term program that provides service opportunities for adults and families across Canada and the U.S. SOOPers use their experience and skills doing jobs such as building maintenance, teaching English as a Second Language, managing a guest house and many others.

Stouffville Care & Share

Stouffville Care & Share

Volunteers needed to sort and price items and to assist customers. Give it a try once a week or once a month or whatever works for you!  Please call 905.640.1410 and speak with one of the store managers for more info.

Summerbridge

Summerbridge is an eight to 12 week service program for people over 17 who are attending a Mennonite or Brethren in Christ church. We’re especially interested in young people from inner city or ethnic minority congregations.

The Committee

With so many needs in the world, it's easy to become overwhelmed. Start taking action today on the causes you care about through practical opportunities to learn, serve, pray, advocate and give right here in your community and around the world. 

Thrift Shops

Throughout the network of 108 shops in Canada and the United States, thousands of volunteers, as well as paid managers, help with the day-to-day operations of MCC thrift shops.

Thrift Store Cashier

Mennonite Central Commitee Thrift Shops, where every purchase is a gift to the world.

Thrift Store Floor Person

Mennonite Central Commitee Thrift Shops, where every purchase is a gift to the world.

Thrift Store Receiver

Mennonite Central Commitee Thrift Shops, where every purchase is a gift to the world.

Thrift Store Sorting and Pricing

Mennonite Central Commitee Thrift Shops, where every purchase is a gift to the world.

Truck Assistant

Mennonite Central Commitee Thrift Shops, where every purchase is a gift to the world.

Uprooted

MCC Alberta

Uprooted is a 3 week learning tour to the northern and southern borders of Mexico for young adults (ages 18-25-ish). This learning tour is coordinated by MCC Alberta & Saskatchewan and hosted by MCC Mexico & West Coast.Uprooted participants have the opportunity to:

Volunteer at an MCC Fundraising Event!

Volunteer at an MCC Fundraising Event!

Volunteer at Sam's Place

Sam's Place

Sam’s Place is an activity of MCC Manitoba. By providing a socially conscious bookstore, café and venue for local musicians and artists, Sam’s Place fosters an inclusive, welcoming and multicultural community of social justice, education and change.

Volunteer Craft and Quilt Designer

MCC Manitoba Material Resources Centre

Role The primary role of this position is to work with the Material Resources Centre Coordinator and the volunteers who sew to find ways to upscale fabric which has been donated to the Centre.

Volunteer Player’s Choice Raffle Coordinator

MCC Manitoba Material Resources Centre

Role

Volunteer with Initiatives for Just Communities

Initiatives for Just Communities

MCC Manitoba supports restorative justice work through Initiatives for Just Communities (IJC).

Warehouse Volunteer

MCC Ontario Material Resources Warehouse

Supporting MCC by receiving donations, general maintenance and packing kits and blankets.

Workroom Volunteer

MCC Ontario Material Resources

Supporting MCC by sorting donations, packing kits, working with comforters, and general organizing.

Young Anabaptist Mennonite Exchange Network (YAMEN)

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