Volunteer Posting 591

Skipper Council Member
Broad Reach Foundation for Youth Leaders
Work From Home, Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, Manitoba, New Brunswick, ...
2 to 4 hours per week
closes in 3 days (Mon, 31 Jan)



A youth-led discovery of Canadian waters and the ships that sail them:

Since Fall 2020, Ships2Shores has engaged 2,300+ young people to learn about and explore coastlines and waterways across Canada. Ships2Shores is a youth-led initiative providing opportunities for young people both on shores and online to share knowledge and experiences of sailing, coastal communities and their people, and environmentally significant areas, marine economy, history and heritage and civic engagement and youth service.


About our National Skippers Council: Coming from all across Canada, our young crew aged 16 to 29 can be just about anyone and everyone. With a focus on Canada’s oceans, lakes and rivers, we are gathering together a group of tall ship sailors, professional mariners, artists, scientists, students, and community leaders to educate, entertain, challenge, and have fun!


We are able to offer you:

*Experience in project management,

*Volunteer Experience & Hours,

*Monthly or Quarterly Honorarium,

*A sailing bursary spot for the 2022 season,

*Experience working with a great youth team across Canada!


We are looking for more youth to lead our National Skippers Council, ages 16-29!

We have many different areas in need of Volunteers such as:

  • Webinars - French & English
  • Short Films
  • Leadership Positions such as Co-Chairs and Committee Leads
  • Social Media - Marketing, Content Creation and More!


Visit us at www.ships2shores.ca to learn more




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Ships2Shores is federally funded by the government of Canada and is a Broad Reach for Youth Leaders project.


Age - Bona Fide Occupational Requirement:

Please see: https://www.ontario.ca/laws/statute/90h19#BK27

under the Human Rights Code, RSO, 1990, C 19 s 24(1).

Ships2Shores is a non profit project youth led and serving youth, therefore age is a bonafide occupational requirement of this volunteer position, we thank all applicants, however, only those within the age range will be contacted for positions.

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