Stronger Together

EMPOWERMENT
VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES

Type: In person

Volunteers would help with empowering people to “move from poverty to cultural, social and economic prosperity.” Refer to the Bissell Center website for current volunteer opportunities.

Type: varies

Join the movement to help breakdown barriers that stand in the way of female equality through advocacy.

Type: varies

Protect Canadian human rights and civil liberties, challenge discrimination and Islamophobia, build mutual understanding, and advocate for the public concerns of Canadian Muslims.

Type: varies

The Ansar Youth Association consists of individuals who seek to serve their communities. Their vision is to nurture Muslim youth to become active members of their communities. You can apply to do volunteering, join their leadership team or apply to help out their organizations.

Type: In person

Christian organization dedicated to reduce homelessness and poverty in the areas it serves.

Type: varies

A variety of volunteer positions are available including: youth programming, emergency disaster services, administrative work, kitchen, sports, special events, web support and more.

Type: in person

Advocate for equity through a woman's perspective, educating, empowering, and inspiring those we serve.

Type: In person

The Canadian Women's Foundation is a national leader in the movement for gender equality in Canada. Through funding, research, advocacy, and knowledge sharing, they work to achieve systemic change.

Type: In person

Help meet the religious needs of Muslim families in Edmonton by volunteering. For current volunteer opportunities visit the website.

Type: varies

Nisa Homes is a place for women to live comfortably and feel safe in a supportive home environment, to explore their cultural identity, and to directly connect with their community.

Type: In person

Give your time to take action, support others to become leaders, and dedicate time to learn about the causes and consequences of extreme poverty and the solutions to address it.

Type: In person

SACE's mandate is to provide an extensive range of support services for people who experience sexual violence, including crisis support, counselling, court support, and advocacy.

Type: varies

YESS provides immediate and low-barrier overnight and day shelter, temporary supportive housing, and individualized wrap-around supports for young people aged 15-24.