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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: Board Audit Committee (2 Positions)






Do you have a passion for public education and community involvement? We are looking for up to two community members to join the Board Audit Committee, which supervises a variety of financial and risk management processes for the school board. Candidates must have a high level of financial and business knowledge relevant to our publicly […]

Volunteer Opportunity: Compliance Audit Committee Members (2014 Municipal Election)






The WRDSB is currently seeking individuals to volunteer for the Compliance Audit Committee as required by the Ministry of Education. The committee may be called upon to hear and decide on applications for compliance audits regarding a trustee candidate’s campaign expenses. Read more about this position.

If you are an interested individual with a background in financial services, please contact Jayne Herring, Manager of Corporate Services for further information by September 15, 2014.






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Youth Volunteer Challenge






From April 21 to May 20, the sixth annual Change The World Ontario Youth Volunteer Challenge will take place in hundreds of communities across Ontario. This four-week campaign champions volunteering among Ontario’s high school students. Change The World challenges high school students aged 14 to 18 to volunteer three hours over four weeks. Participation in […]

Bill Struck Memorial Scholarship






Deadline: May 31 Amount: $100 Website: City of Cambridge: Awards and Bursaries Application Form: Bill Struck Memorial Scholarship Application Form Sponsor Information The Corporation of the City of Cambridge Community Services Department 73 Water Street, 2nd Floor PO Box 669 Cambridge, ON N1R 5W8 Phone: 519-740-4681 ext. 4652 Description of the Award The Bill Struck […]

Community Involvement Requirements






Every student must complete a minimum of 40 hours of community involvement activities as one of the requirements for an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD). The purpose of mandatory Community Involvement is: to encourage students to develop awareness and understanding of civic responsibility; to increase awareness of the role students can play and gain satisfaction […]