Volunteer Opportunities


We are at this time seeking a Volunteer Member for the Human Resource Committee of the Board at the Buckhorn Community Centre (BCC)
The BCC is a hub of cultural and recreation Programs in the Trent Lakes Community

 Position description: A volunteer is needed to sit on the Human Resource Committee of the Board of Directors. The HR committee reports to the Board and assists the Board in fulfilling it’s obligations relating to human resources such as performance management, contract writing and policies.   

Commitment: The term of office is a 1- 2 year term. We meet monthly in  person or electronically.

 Desired Skills: HR expertise in a non profit organization is a benefit but not required.

  How to Apply: Write or email to the HR Committee at the BCC
  PO Box 280, Buckhorn Ontario, K0L 1J0


Fundraising / Event Support

Our major fundraising events during the year provide many Volunteer opportunities including roles such as:

Youth volunteers
Youth volunteers
  • planning committees
  • set-up and break-down crews
  • parking detail
  • admissions (greeters, ticket taking, ambassadors)
  • food service
  • office
  • booth staffing
  • security
  • raffle sales
  • acting roles

Office Support

During the year, the BCC has opportunities for Volunteers to help during the week in the

office. Some of the opportunities are:

  • data entry
  • photocopying
  • stuffing envelopes
  • filing
  • telephone duties

Youth Activities

There are a number of youth activities which provide Volunteer opportunities, such as:

  • children’s parties (e.g., Christmas, Halloween, Canada Day)
  • sporting events (e.g., baseball, floor hockey)
  • after-school programs
  • Spring break activities

Building and Site Maintenance

We have a number of Volunteer opportunities which involve maintenance and beautification of the BCC site, including:

  • lawn & garden maintenance
  • ongoing building repairs and new projects
  • painting

Board of Directors and Committees

  • The BCC has a Volunteer Board of Directors that is elected by the membership for a two-year term.
  • Each of our major fundraising events has a planning Committee with a variety of roles and responsibilities in each.


If you would like to learn more about volunteering at the Buckhorn Community Centre, you can:

Call the Buckhorn Community Centre at (705) 657-8833 and speak to Judy McWhirter, Manager BCC or to any of the staff or Volunteers in the office

Email us at general@buckhorncommunitycentre.com

Drop by to the Buckhorn Community Centre at 1782 Lakehurst Road in Buckhorn during regular business hours to talk with our staff or other Volunteers at the BCC.

What our volunteers say about the Buckhorn Community Centre

Our Volunteers can tell you more about their roles or experiences at the BCC:

“It’s the best way to get involved in your community. The Buckhorn Community Centre is really the place for activities and fun for everyone.” Deb C.


The Buckhorn Community Centre: “Where Volunteers Make it Happen!”

How Do I Apply to Volunteer?

It’s easy to apply to become a Volunteer for the BCC.  Just tell us a little about yourself and what you might like to do, by printing off and completing the Volunteer Application . Then, either mail or email the completed form to:

Buckhorn Community Centre,
1782Lakehurst Road,
PO Box 280,
Buckhorn, ON K0L 1J0

or drop it off at the BCC office during regular business hours. Monday – Friday the office is open from 9am – 5pm


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