Join our team as a volunteer and make a difference in your community. Gain experience, create values and make meaningful contributions.

ACYR highly values the dedication and generosity of our volunteers. Volunteers are a vital link in our efforts to end HIV/AIDS stigma and discrimination. Join our team as a volunteer and make a difference in your community.

Volunteers are matched with specific programs depending on their interests, skills, experience and the needs of the agency. For more information, please contact:

Mark Koning
Communications & Operations Manager
905-884-0613 x 203


Current Volunteer Opportunities

  • Office/Administrative support
    Filing, organizing/maintaining inventory, data entry and other administrative needs
  • Sorting clothing/donations for clients
    Monthly clothing donations and gifts for annual Holiday Wish List Program
  • Support monthly/annual client events
    Client socials, wellness groups and retreats, holiday party, etc.
  • Support community outreach & education activities
    Tabling/booths at community events, assistance with workshops and events, organizing materials, public speaking as needed
  • Fundraising
    • A Taste for Life: Tasks may include soliciting silent auction donations, promoting fundraiser, facilitating attendance, donor communications, event hosting, media outreach as needed
    • Holiday Wish List Program: Promoting fundraiser, soliciting donations,  donor communications
    • Ongoing agency fundraising activities:  Support with donor prospecting and relationship building, grant research and writing, and donor database management
  • Serve on the Board of Directors