Volunteer Thunder Bay is a leader in promoting, supporting and developing volunteerism in Thunder Bay and region to enhance the quality of life for all.
To have communities where volunteerism is engaged, nurtured and valued!
Since 1970, Volunteer Thunder Bay has been a leader in the development of volunteer participation. We are one of about 35 volunteer centres in Ontario and 200 across Canada. Our programs and services benefit both agencies that utilize volunteers and individuals interested in volunteering. We are a United Way funded agency for part of our budget, the remaining we raise ourselves through fees for service, fundraising efforts and memberships.
Volunteer Centres exist primarily to foster and develop volunteerism in the community as a whole. Volunteer Centres engage in four general kinds of activities: