Volunteering at The 519

Looking for Green Space Festival volunteers only.

Please note that at this time, we are focused on recruiting volunteers for our largest fundraising event in June, Green Space Festival, taking place from June 21st to 25th. If you are interested in volunteering for the festival, please continue by creating a volunteer profile. If not, please check our volunteer page again in July.

Greenspace Volunteers are an important part of our event team. Join The 519 staff, event staff, and hundreds of dedicated volunteers in giving back while having fun.

Green Space volunteer roles:

Bar Volunteer – Smart Serve certification required. The 519 will cover training and exam costs if requested by volunteer.

  • Sell and serve guests beverages at stationed bars

Guest Services Volunteer

  • Welcome guests to venue
  • Answer inquires and support attendees
  • Assist with line management

Canvasser Volunteer

  • Roam event venue making connections with guests and asking for donations for The 519

Food Services Volunteer

  • Assist with food preparation
  • Sell food to event attendees

Headquarter Volunteer

  • Assist with volunteer and staff check-in and check-out at headquarters
  • Set up and tear down headquarters

As we are a City of Toronto agency, attending a Volunteer Orientation Session is mandatory to be a volunteer at The 519.

Interested in volunteering as a corporate team? Please contact Volunteer@The519.org

Rafael Glass Machado (He/Him)
Coordinator, Volunteer Engagement