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Volunteering and Awards


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Recreation, Community & Marketing Coordinator
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


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


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!


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


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.


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


  • 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
  • Frankford Riverfest

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


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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 2020 Volunteer Excellence Awards, please click here. Submissions must be completed online. Organizations can submit up to 5 nominees per year. 

Please note, all submission are due by Friday, February 7, 2020.

Volunteer Excellence Awards Nominations Form

For questions, please contact Hannah Brown, Community Engagement Officer 



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

Or contact Nick Ogden 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: December 31, 2018

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 GIS

Welcome to the City of Quinte West Public GIS map application.  It is a multi-platform app that will run on devices with Windows, Apple, and Android operating systems. 

Click on the icon below to enter.


To see many more GIS applications, Maps, Geographic Information, and Open GIS Data for the City of Quinte West please click below.

Click on the link below to view a street map of the City