VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY | POINTS OF EMPATHY

Give a voice to untold stories and celebrate unsung heroes in your community. You'll have the chance to collect stories, learn podcasting skills, meet lots of new people, connect with your community and collaborate with future leaders across the city.

Volunteer for the Empathy Squad (Future Leaders Age 18-30) to make a difference in your city. Investigate and share ideas on connection and growing empathy in the GTA. Give a voice to untold stories and celebrate unsung heroes in your community. You'll have the chance to collect stories, learn podcasting skills, meet lots of new people, connect with your community and collaborate with future leaders across the city. Come spark change, one story at a time.

Participants Will:

  • Learn interview and recording techniques, narrative shaping and audio editing skills
  • Gain skills in community engagement through oral-history collection
  • Enhance readiness for leadership roles and community participation
  • Grow empathy in the city through community building dialogue

Program Details:

  • Approximately 12 hours a week of commitment for 12 weeks total. First group starts April 27, 2019.

Apply

To apply, please fill out the application below.

Application deadlines:

Cohort 1: March 26th 2019

Cohort 2 & 3: Ongoing until all positions are filled. Early applications are strongly encouraged.

Schedules available here.

For questions, please contact mariel@fixtpoint.com.