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Join The Mustard Seed as we serve people experiencing homelessness this Christmas! There are a number of opportunities for volunteers young and old!

If you are already a volunteer at The Mustard Seed and have a profile in our system, you can register for volunteering immediately! If you are a new volunteer, please take a look at our list of open events and fill out our Christmas booking form

    • Hamper Sorters - Each year we build and distribute hundreds of hampers to people in need. Help us sort and build these hampers. 
    • Backpack Sorters and Builders - We will receive hundreds of backpack donations, help us sort and build them for our guests.
    • Christmas Socks Sorters and Builders - Like our backpacks, we give away hundreds of socks filled with items for our guests. We need your help to sort and build them.
    • Holiday Greeters - We need dozens of greeters to help us 
    • Christmas Coffee and Treats - Bring some baked treats and help us distribute coffee and treats to our guests.
    • Cookie Decorating - bring some plain baked cookies and decorate them with our guests.
    • Jewelry/craft Making - We'll provide supplies for you to create and decorate gifts for our guests.
    • Decorations at The Mustard Seed - Help us decorate our various facilities to create a festive environment for our guests.
    • Shop and Wrap - Assist our guests in picking and wrapping various gifts for their loved ones from our inventory of items.
    • Movie Host - We provide Christmas movie nights for our guests, come host a night and share in the festivities. 
    • Christmas Dinners - We have a few different Christmas dinners for our residents and guests, help us host and serve an event. 
    • Christmas Choir, Carol Singing - We have many opportunities for Choirs or Carolers to join us and sing at our various locations.
    • New Year’s Eve Party Hosts - Come and join us for our NYE party and help us host our event.


If you've previously signed up as a volunteer and have a login/password to our online program, please click here to access Chrismas volunteer opportunities:

Christmas Volunteering Opportunities

Questions? Please see our Frequently Asked Questions or email volunteer@theseed.ca.

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