Promoting Volunteerism in Canada

Volunteer Halifax is part of a national movement to promote volunteerism in Canada. Across Canada, community-driven initiatives have been launched to encourage, support and promote volunteerism in our country. Here’s a list of “sister” sites that...

Volunteer with Seniors in Halifax, NS

Not only does volunteering with seniors benefit the volunteers, but many seniors find the experience rewarding. One reason seniors enjoy receiving services from young volunteers is that they believe they have something to offer the youth in return – think...

Volunteer Opportunities in Nova Scotia

If you’re looking to volunteer in Nova Scotia, then you’re in luck. There are tons and tons of great resources at your fingertips. We here at Volunteer Halifax wanted to highlight some of the other great work happening across the province. City of Halifax...

Volunteer Rates in Canada

First of all, let’s explain what “volunteer rate” means. It’s the percentage of Canada’s population that performed some form of volunteering in a specific timeframe. As an example… Jane’s school class has 10 people. 5 people...

Nonprofit Funding

Nonprofit Funding Opportunities Looking for funding opportunities for your nonprofit organizations? Here at Volunteer Halifax, we’ve done the hard work for you and compiled a list of available funding opportunities. The opportunities are geared towards all...