Yellow Door

Email address: 
admin [at] yellowdoor [dot] org

To empower young people to initiate and engage in community and creative projects that promote social inclusion, combat urban isolation across all generations, and spark positive societal change.

Metro/Bus: 
Station McGill / 144 bus
Address: 
3625, rue Aylmer , Montréal, Québec

This organization's needs

  • The Yellow Door’s Intergenerational Wellness Groups help to promote physical and mental health, alleviate urban isolation, and foster community engagement in an intergenerational environment. We are looking for a lead volunteer with our Art Hive, which welcomes all ages and abilities for an afternoon of artistic expression. Our activities include watercolours, sketching and embroidery. Volunteer responsibilities include: gathering supplies, supporting all participants and cleaning up at the end of the session. We are looking for volunteers who have a passion or interest in art! | Place of work: 3590 Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, QC, H2X 2K3 Read more...
  • As a non-profit we are always looking for ways to raise funds, either through creative events or through successful grant applications. As an Events & Fundraising Volunteer you would work closely with the YD Executive Director and Fundraising Committee to plan and execute events or to submit and follow up on grant applications. We are looking for volunteers who have new ideas that they would like to plan and initiate, and/or who are motivated to offer support to current projects. Our goal is to raise enough funds to cover our operating costs for the year, allowing us to continue our programs and services within the local community. Skills or interests for this role includes: writing, marketing, graphic design, event planning, networking, social media, volunteer management, or … an eagerness to learn! If interested, or if you have any questions, please contact Melissa, Outreach Coordinator, at outreach@yellowdoor.org | Place of work: On location Read more...
  • (#31775) Yellow DoorDaytime | Nighttime | Week-end
    The Yellow Door, a non-profit organization running intergenerational programs for the community, is always looking to add volunteers to our Generations Program. Many seniors in our area are socially isolated and may experience a loss of autonomy. We are looking for volunteers who can commit to 2-4 hours per week to offer support and companionship to seniors living at home. Services to our members include, friendly visits, accompaniments, help with errands and technological help. | Place of work: In the downtown Montreal community Read more...
  • The Yellow Door is looking for volunteers to help with our Knitting Circle, which welcomes all ages and abilities for a casual afternoon of knitting, sharing, and learning. Volunteers should have basic to advanced knitting skills and volunteer responsibilities include: gathering supplies, supporting all participants and cleaning up at the end of the session. The Yellow Door’s Intergenerational Wellness Groups help to promote physical and mental health, alleviate urban isolation, and foster community engagement in an intergenerational environment. | Place of work: 3590 Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, QC, H2X 2K3 Read more...
  • The Yellow Door, a non-profit organization running intergenerational programs for the community, is looking to add volunteers to help in the office. We are looking for a volunteer to help with making phone calls to our senior members on Tuesdays and Thursdays to inform of our upcoming activities and as a check-in. Basic skills we look for are interpersonal skills, and comfortability in interacting with seniors. | Place of work: 3590 Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, QC, H2X 2K3 Read more...
  • The Yellow Door, a non-profit organization running intergenerational programs for the community, is looking to add volunteers to help in the office. We are looking for volunteers to assist the Activities Coordinator with organizing monthly program statistics, data entry and with end year reports. Basic skills we look for are: organization skills, attention to detail, and proficiency with Excel. | Place of work: On location Read more...