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Ometz is a non-profit organization providing vital social services to our community. We rely on enthusiastic, dedicated and engaging volunteers like you.

Check out volunteer opportunities at Ometz

You will be paired with someone whose needs best match your skills and interests.

Academic Mentor

As an academic mentor, you will engage and support a student. Volunteers don't just tutor students, they motivate their mentees by providing social, emotional and learning support.

We believe in Maximizing Youth Potential.

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Youth Mentor

As a youth mentor, you will be a role model and develop a meaningful relationship with a young person who needs a little extra support and encouragement. Be that person they can talk to and turn to for advice.


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GED Program Mentor

As a GED Program mentor, you will coach young adult learners to pass their high school equivalency exams. Students can then enter the workforce or seek admission to a college or university with the tools they need to succeed.


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Income Tax Assistant

As an Income Tax Assistant, you will help people who don't know how to file income taxes or who cannot afford to hire a professional. No prior experience necessary. We'll teach you how to complete and file forms electronically so you can help others.

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Don't see what you are looking for? Call!

Janice Heft, Manager - Volunteer Services | 514-342-0000 #3428

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Benefits of volunteering

Become part of the community of Ometz volunteers.

Receive ongoing training and support from our team of professionals.

Build your skills and enhance your resume.

Ultimately gain even more than you give!


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About Ometz

About Ometz

Ometz is a charitable organization that supports and strengthens individuals and families by offering a range of employment, immigration, school and social services.

We are a single point of entry to efficient, effective and connected services and our clients are better equipped to cope with life’s challenges because we work together as a community.

Ometz is the Hebrew word for courage and it is a reflection of the courage of those who seek our support.