Other useful links

Other useful links

Action Without Borders
An international non-profit organization that runs the Idealist.org, Idealistas.org, and Idealiste.org websites, portals for those interested in non-profit organizations, issues, careers, volunteering, events, and resources

Les bénévoles d’affaires
An organization founded by business professionals to match up business people wanting to volunteer, with community and cultural organizations throughout Quebec

Canadian Administrators of Volunteer Resources
The only national professional association that offers ongoing certification in the field of volunteer resources management

Canadian Red Cross
Canadian Red Cross, Québec Division 
A charitable organization that Improves the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world

Centre d’action bénévole de Québec 
A non-profit organization promoting volunteerism in Quebec City

Charity Village
A Canadian site for the non-profit sector, encouraging, supporting, and serving Canadian charities and non-profit organizations

Coalition pour le maintien dans la communauté 
An association of Montreal community organizations providing services to seniors, particularly those with reduced autonomy

COCo 
A provincial non-profit group, based in Montreal, supporting Quebec non-profit organizations through the provision of tools and information, as well as opportunities to communicate and collaborate

CSV
The UK’s largest volunteering and training organization

do-it.org.uk 
A national database of volunteering opportunities in the UK

Dream Now
A youth-led charitable organization providing resources and support to people who want to do something to change the world

IAVE
An organization promoting the development of volunteerism worldwide

Imagine Canada
A national registered charity working with charitable, non-profit organizations, and socially conscious corporations

Junior League
An international organization whose Montreal chapter founded the Volunteer Bureau of Montreal in 1937

Malignant Mesothelioma Guide
Mesothelioma Guide is your trusted ally in the fight against asbestos-related cancer. Our comprehensive guide includes up-to-date information about living with mesothelioma, top doctors and treatment options.

The Mesothelioma Center
Provides free resources, information, and help for patients and families affected by mesothelioma and other asbestos-related illnesses

Mwana Villages
A registered non-profit organization to rescue orphans and street children in the Republic of Congo

Points of Light Institute
A key U.S. organization promoting volunteerism

Réseau de l’action bénévole du Québec
A multi-sectorial coalition of Quebec voluntary sector organizations, fostering the discussion, representation and promotion of volunteerism

Quebec Federation of Volunteer Centres
A federation of Quebec’s 114 volunteer bureaus

Secrétariat à l’action communautaire autonome
The Quebec Government web site devoted to the promotion of volunteerism

Statistics Canada 
The federal agency that produces statistics that help Canadians better understand their country

Statistics on charitable giving and volunteering
An Imagine Canada site that provides data from the 2004 Canada Survey of Giving, Volunteering and Participating (CSGVP)

Voluntary Sector Forum 
A network of more than 20 key leadership organizations in the Canadian non-profit and voluntary sector that connect with one another

Volunteer Canada
The national voice for volunteerism in Canada, supporting volunteerism and civic participation through ongoing programs and special projects

Volunteer Development Scotland
Scotland’s gateway to volunteering

Volunteering England 
England’s volunteer development agency

Volunteering in Québec
A provincial government site dedicated to the promotion of volunteering in Québec

Volunteer Ottawa
A registered non-profit Canadian charity promoting volunteerism in Ottawa

Volunteer Toronto
A non-profit organization that promotes volunteerism in Toronto

World Volunteer Web
A global clearinghouse for information and resources promoting volunteerism throughout the world

Volunteer West Island
The only volunteer recruitment organization in the West Island, assisting over 100 non-profit community organizations and offering on-site and outreach programs to the elderly to break isolation

WRVS
The Volunteer Bureau of Montreal’s “godmother” during World War I