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Recreation, Community & Marketing Coordinator
T
he City of Quinte West
7 Creswell Drive,
P.O. Box 490
Trenton, ON K8V 5R6

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Tel: (613) 392-2841 x. 4416
Fax: (613) 392-0131

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We Value our Volunteers!

If you're looking for a fun and rewarding experience as a volunteer, the City of Quinte West has a number of volunteer opportunities available within its tourism and special events department. There are volunteer opportunities to match your interests. Come join us!

The 5 Ws of Volunteering

Who?

You! We have lots of fun and rewarding volunteer opportunities for youth, adults and seniors. Volunteer individually, with a friend, or with family--the choice is yours!

What?

Volunteer opportunities are available in a variety of areas within tourism and special events.

Where?

Inside, outside, daytime, nighttime …you name it! Quinte West has a wide variety of volunteer opportunities at times that are sure to match your schedule.

When?

Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall...we have volunteer opportunities all year long. Let's work together to find a time that works for you!

Why?

  • Experience personal growth, learning and satisfaction
  • Pursue professional growth
  • Develop transferable employment skills
  • Expand your professional network
  • Enjoy social interaction / meet new people
  • Be a part of positive change in your community
  • Have fun
  • Build personal empowerment and self-esteem
  • Learn the benefits of giving and caring
  • Complete education or work experience requirements

Volunteer Opportunities

Here is just a sampling of the volunteer opportunities available:

  • Frostfest
  • Halloween Boofest
  • Canada Day
  • Trenton Scottish Irish Festival
  • Christmas Fantasy
  • Frankford Riverfest
  • Community Greenhouse

To find out about these and other volunteer opportunities available, please Contact Us.

 

Apply Online

 

Volunteer Recruitment Centres

Hastings Prince Edward Community Information Services Database

 


Award Programs

Volunteer Excellence Awards

These awards were established to recognize deserving volunteers for their dedication and community service, and cover categories such as Arts & Literature, Community Service, Education, Volunteerism and Humanitarian Activities.  Many organizations, events and initiatives in Quinte West rely heavily on selfless volunteers to operate day-to-day, and to put forth quality programs, services, and events.

If you know a dedicated individual that you would like to nominate for the 2018 Volunteer Excellence Awards, please click here. Submission forms can be emailed to karenp@quintewest.ca or by dropping off to City Hall.

Please note, all submission forms are due by Tuesday, January 30th, 2018.

Volunteer Excellence Awards Application

Sports Wall of Fame

The YMCA of the City of Quinte West is also proud home to the City of Quinte West's Sports Wall of Fame. This wall is intended to honour athletes, builders, and teams from the Quinte West community and an annual induction ceremony is held at the YMCA annually in July.  Find induction ceremony details here.

If you would like to nominate an athlete, builder, or team, please contact:

Nomination Deadline: December 31st of each year

The City of Quinte West Wall of Fame Committee
7 Creswell Drive,
P.O. Box 490
Trenton, ON  K8V 5R6
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Or contact Cheryl Paul at 613-392-2841 Ext.4413

 

Iris Awards

 The City of Quinte West, in partnership with the Trenton Horticultural Society, presents the bi-annual  Iris awards.

Nominate yourself or someone you know who goes that extra mile to beautify our City by landscaping the front yard of their property.

Entry forms and criteria are available for pick up at Quinte West City Hall or the Frankford Municipal Office or available for download online. The awards are presented bi-annually at the Bay of Quinte Home Show.

Nomination Deadline: July 15, 2017

The City of Quinte West Wall of Fame Committee 7 Creswell Drive, P.O. Box 490 Trenton, ON  K8V 5R6

Or contact: 613-392-2841 Ext.4487

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City of Quinte West Public Flex GIS

Welcome to the City of Quinte West Public Flex GIS map site. The mapping system runs on ESRI's ArcGIS for Flex.



Features Include:

  • Arial Photos for 2013, 2008 and 2002
  • Locate addresses, roads, parks, schools, and much more.
  • Embed Google Street View.

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Please click on the link below to visit our interactive mapping site.

Click on the link below to download a .pdf map