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Heart of the City Piano Program

Heart of the City Piano Program

Category: Music / Band / Choir, The Arts & Clubs
Program: Ottawa Volunteers in Education
Region: east, west, south, central
Grade Level: elementary
*Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC) Required



The Heart of the City – Piano Program is committed to bringing the joy of music to the lives of the socio-economically under-privileged children of Ottawa. Volunteer piano teachers and rudimentary theory tutors needed at several elementary local schools. Join our community of musical volunteers and bring the joy of music to an elementary student in need.

All volunteers assist under the supervision of a teacher.

If interested please contact the Heart of the City Program Piano Program Coordinator(s) at : After you are pre-approved by the Heart of the City Coordinator(s) please go ahead and return to this page to appl – please quote this volunteer opportunity. Once the screening process is complete and approved, you will be contacted by the school volunteer coordinator to set-up a time to meet to discuss the details/scheduling.

Meet the Heart of the City Team!

Back row: Miranda Charles, Clara Lockhart, Yen-Yen Gee, Jennifer Ham, Meghan Hum and Howard Lithwick.

Front row: Valeria Dimitrova, Mirgine Michel and Ruotian Xu


Address: Ottawa, ON, Canada

*Requires a recent Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC). Instructions on how to get a PVSC will be emailed to you after you apply online.

Please note that all volunteer positions require careful screening and a Police Vulnerable Sector Check (PVSC). Not all applicants will be accepted.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering!

The registration process takes about 15 minutes.