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Dave loves to meet new people!

Dave Mokren has volunteered at the Guelph Food Bank for several years taking on various roles to help the organization and the work they do, ‘People Helping People’. The mission of the Guelph Food Bank is to create a supportive environment to improve the lives of their clients and Dave embraces and embodies all these…

This is ‘FORE’ real!

With many thanks to Players Indoor Golf and Sports Bar in Kitchener, you have a chance to be selected in a draw for an executive room with 18 holes of golf, valued at over $200.00. Yes, that is ‘FORE’ real! Donate $20 or more in the month of December 2018 and you will be entered into the…

Voyage Together 2019

The second annual EDPG Symposium is happening on January 28, 2019. Join us for another day of peer learning from your fellow Guelph/Wellington executive directors. In addition to a day of networking you will have the chance to see 12 great presentations covering everything from funding to staff development. Keynote:  Through her business Five Star…

Thank you Team PIN!

At PIN – The People and Information Network, we have the privilege of supporting local nonprofits and charities to connect with volunteers who are seeking meaningful experiences and wanting to make valuable contributions to their community. We love to see the great efforts of volunteers ❤️ We also have the privilege of working alongside a team…

Thank you Retire with Confidence Donors and Supporters

With thanks to the Ontario Government, PIN offered a free, 4-part ‘Retire with Confidence’ info series with the goal of assisting adults 55+ as they plan for or enter retirement. An ideal time to introduce connections, resources and information that help to establish healthy life decisions into older adulthood. Retire with Confidence sought to approach…

International Volunteer Day

Since 1985, the United Nations have celebrated ‘International Volunteer Day’ on December 5 to appreciate and highlight the integral efforts of volunteers around the world. This year ‘International Volunteer Day’ (IVD) 2018 focuses on how “Volunteers Build Resilient Communities” and recognizes volunteers worldwide who contribute to making their communities more resilient. “In Canada” says Christine…

Konrad is a positive role model!

Konrad Babol has been volunteering with Family and Child Services since July of 2017 and his efforts have been invaluable. Wanting to give back and get involved with the community, Konrad expressed that when volunteering with Family and Child Services he has always felt supported and encouraged, which has created a positive experience with this…

Make December HOT!

We provide connections and leadership in Guelph and Wellington County to support the development of individuals and organizations. We help people navigate essential community services through our Community Information program, provide a hub for volunteer opportunities and engagement through our Volunteer Network, and enable best practices and continuous learning for professionals in the non-profit sector…

Snow Angels Volunteers Needed

Winter checklist …  🗹 Winter tires       🗹 Snowbrush in Car           ☐ Become a Snow Angel Winter is upon us and local seniors and adults living with disabilities need your help! Become a volunteer Snow Angel and help members in our community live safely in their homes. Volunteer as an individual,…

If you have questions, we have answers!

Every day thousands of people find the help they need quickly, conveniently and free of charge because of Information and Referral (I&R) services. To recognize the importance of I&R in our community, PIN, The People and Information Network is taking part in I&R Day on November 16 through awareness and promotion along with a ‘Lunch…