Volunteer

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." - Margaret Mead

Fundraise

If you are interested in hosting a fundraiser to support Amelia Rising, please reach out to discuss what type of fundraiser would be most beneficial to our organization at that time. We request that you contact us to approve any imaging used and promotion of the fundraiser to ensure that it aligns with our mission statement and goals. We will provide our Centre Logo, Colours and Fonts for advertising purposes.

Crisis Lines

We are happy to announce our Crisis Line partnership with the Sexual Assault Centre of Kingston. If you are interested in this opportunity, align with our mission statement and values, and are committed to being a volunteer on the crisis lines for Kingston and the Nipissing District, please use the two links below to get started:

  1. First, Complete a Volunteer Interest Form: https://forms.gle/2xoPzqj7cWZTsLw5A 
  2. Second, Schedule an Interview here prior to training: https://calendly.com/volunteer-28/20min

*You will need to be available to attend both training sessions

Training will take place online and will be hosted by the Sexual Assault Centre of Kingston. Links will be sent out to those who have filled out the form and have set up an interview.

Contact Person: Jessica Gilmore [email protected]

Youth Volunteers: TRU Leaders

T.R.U. STANDS FOR TEENS RISING UP.

We are looking for teens and youth ages 13-18, who are passionate and eager to…

  • make positive change
  • gain leadership skills
  • gain volunteer hours
  • build connections in the community
  • engage in on-going training

STARTING IN 2022. RISE UP, LEAD, AND PREVENT GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE!

>>> Click for more information and program background <<<

How To Apply: Submit your Resume and a Cover Letter indicating why you are interested in being a TRU Leader (PDF format preferred). Applications can be sent to Natalie Austin (she/her), Sexual Violence Prevention Education Coordinator, at [email protected].

Interested but have questions? Quickly connect with us here and we’ll get back to you! 

Teens of all gender and sexuality identities, races, ethnicities, and abilities encouraged to apply. You do not have to self-identify as a survivor of sexual and/or gender-based violence to join, allies welcomed.

The T.R.U Leaders program is in partnership with: Victim Services Nipissing District operated out of the North Bay Police Station.

Pop Culture Reviews

If you have read a book, or watched a tv show/ movie recently that you think we should talk about, let us know! We welcome you to write up a short synopsis of the book, show or movie, rate it on a scale of 1 to 5, and tell us why we should or should not check it out!

Suggested Prompts:

  • Does it demonstrate a safe or unsafe relationship? Does it depict consent?
  • Is it survivor centered?
  • Based on true events?
  • Canadian or local?
  • Is it realistic?
  • What did you like or dislike?
  • Is this book inclusive or play into limited character tropes?
  • Does it offer practical advice and learning?