Be a 50 Kent Volunteer

MCC Ontario

There are many opportunities to assist with the day-to-day operations at Mennonite Central Committee Ontario's head office from supporting our Social Enterprise Marketplace, providing office administrative support, to helping with building maintenance.

Be a Material Resources Volunteer

Material Resources volunteers are the front line of our relief work around the world.  Positions cover areas including receiving, packing and shipping material aid as well as sewing, fabric cutting and teaching skills to create beautiful blankets that are sent to people in crisis.

Be a Restorative Justice Volunteer

MCC Ontario

MCC’s Restorative Justice volunteers help individuals find healthy ways to deal with harm and conflict. Opportunities such as Blanket Making invites volunteers to support individuals during incarceration and as they return to the community. Circles of Support and Accountability (CoSA) volunteers meet with individuals with sexual offending histories, helping them transition back into communities.

Be a Thrift Shop or rePurpose Centre Volunteer

MCC Ontario

MCC Ontario owns and operates six not-for-profit thrift shops and a rePurpose Center in this province. Proceeds from these endeavours support local and global relief, development and peace projects of Mennonite Central Committee. Volunteers form the core workforce of the MCC Ontario Thrift Network and many positions are available. Be part of the MCC Thrift Network where every volunteer hour becomes a gift to the world!

Be a Walking with People in Poverty Volunteer

MCC Ontario

Volunteers with the People in Poverty program interested in developing relationships may join with a small group of 2-3 volunteers to form a "Circle of Friends" for an individual as they transition from homelessness and shelter living back into the Waterloo Region community. For the more hands-on volunteer, there is room in the kitchen of The Raw Carrot to work alongside our participants

Be an MCC Champion

MCC Ontario

Connect your local congregation to MCC as the point person for MCC projects and initiatives as a volunteer Congregational Representative. Or help MCC to share our gratitude to all who contribute to the work of peace and justice through MCC as a Donor Services Volunteer.

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.

Summerbridge

The Summerbridge program is an 8–12 week summer opportunity for young adults of diverse cultural backgrounds. Summerbridge participants are paid to serve in their home congregations and communities, taking on important projects and experiencing the fulfillment of Christian service.

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.

Volunteer Meat Canner

MCC Ontario

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.