Events & Training

Events & Training

Here you'll find all ONFE events, from fundraising to third party events to volunteer training. For more information on any event, please click on the event title.

If you'd like to sponsor an event to benefit ONFE, please contact Ashley Richer (aricher@onfe-rope.ca).

If you're planning to organize a third party event, please contact Ben Gardiner (bgardiner@onfe-rope.ca).

For more information on volunteer orientation and training offered by our Ottawa Volunteers in Education program, click here.

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December 2018

Volunteer Orientation December 5th

December 5, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Volunteer orientation is mandatory for all new volunteers. Workshops are held at the Richard Pfaff Alternative Program location (Beside McNabb Community Centre) | 160 Percy Street | Room 21 | Ottawa Register Here https://volunteerorientationdec5.eventbrite.ca

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Seniors in Schools Social Dec 5

December 5, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Considering volunteering? New to volunteering? Are you a seasoned school volunteer? All are welcome to attend to discuss the joys and challenges of volunteering, share resources and experiences. Light lunch snacks and beverages will be served.

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OttawaReads and Read Aloud Workshop December 12

December 12, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Want to read aloud to young children to open their minds to the magic of books?  This read aloud workshop will help you support JK to grade 3 students using various early literacy strategies while having fun reading aloud one-to-one. Please register here https://ottawareadsdec12.eventbrite.ca

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January 2019

Volunteer Orientation January 9, 2019

January 9 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Volunteer orientation is mandatory for all new volunteers. Workshops are held at the Richard Pfaff Alternative Program location (Beside McNabb Community Centre) | 160 Percy Street | Room 21 | Ottawa Register Here https://volunteerorientationjan9.eventbrite.ca

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Volunteer Orientation January 16, 2019

January 16 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Volunteer orientation is mandatory for all new volunteers. Workshops are held at the Richard Pfaff Alternative Program location (Beside McNabb Community Centre) | 160 Percy Street | Room 21 | Ottawa Register Here https://volunteerorientationjan16.eventbrite.ca

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Volunteer Orientation January 23rd

January 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Volunteer orientation is mandatory for all new volunteers. Workshops are held at the Richard Pfaff Alternative Program location (Beside McNabb Community Centre) | 160 Percy Street | Room 21 | Ottawa Register Here https://volunteerorientationjan23.eventbrite.ca

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February 2019

Volunteer Orientation February 6th

February 6 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Volunteer orientation is mandatory for all new volunteers. Workshops are held at the Richard Pfaff Alternative Program location (Beside McNabb Community Centre) | 160 Percy Street | Room 21 | Ottawa Register Here https://volunteerorientationfeb6.eventbrite.ca

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Excellence in Literacy Foundation Training Ridgemont High School February 15th

February 15 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Ridgemont High School

The Excellence In Literacy Foundation Invites You to a Day of Inspiring Learning! This workshop is for volunteers that will be volunteering at Ridgemont High School to help students learning English.  Or for volunteers wanting to learn about the ELF program.  Literacy is hope.  Literacy is freedom. Literacy is a human right, not a luxury item.  The Canadian Centre for Learning anticipates that by 2032, Ottawa will have the highest increase in illiteracy (80%!) on our country. This increase will…

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Volunteer Orientation February 20th

February 20 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Volunteer orientation is mandatory for all new volunteers. Workshops are held at the Richard Pfaff Alternative Program location (Beside McNabb Community Centre) | 160 Percy Street | Room 21 | Ottawa Register Here https://volunteerorientationfeb20.eventbrite.ca

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How to Support English Language Learners Feb. 20

February 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

OCDSB coaches Kourtney Derouin and Julie Coburnis are hosting a training session for volunteers supporting English Language Learners (newcomers).  Registration on Eventbrite required. https://elltrainingfeb20oneoclock.eventbrite.ca

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