Thank you to our volunteers and to everyone that supports us.  

Do you want to become a volunteer?

Did you know?

When you volunteer, you:

  • meet new people

  • learn new skills

  • get work experience

  • help your community

We need volunteers.

Volunteer Opportunities

Every year, we need volunteers to help us with events in Mississauga and Toronto.

Examples of events:
  • fundraisers

  • workshops

  • conferences

  • celebrations

  • Mayfest

Examples of tasks:
  • set-up room

    • tables / chairs

  • greet guests and give information

  • sell tickets

  • cleanup

How do you become a volunteer?

It’s easy!

Subscribe to our volunteer email list. Click on the subscribe button below.

We will send you an email when we need volunteers for our next event

Watch for a special “Volunteers needed” email from DLI.  It will include everything you need to know about the event.

Emails will include:
  • Date and location

  • Start and end time

  • Number of volunteers needed

  • Task list

  • Volunteer hours needed

  • Skills needed (some positions need ASL)

Want to get involved right now?
Join the board

Interested in becoming a DLI Board member?  Contact DLI for more information.

Help a program

Do you want to help Deaf and Deaf-Blind literacy programs in Ontario?  Contact a program in your area to volunteer.  The list of programs is on our program page.

Support us

No time to volunteer?
Do you want to support the Deaf and Deaf-Blind literacy community?
Help us continue our work by donating today.

Please visit our online store to donate.  Thank you.

This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario and through the Canada-Ontario Job Fund Agreement.

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