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For the love of volunteering: Spotlight on Margaret Power

Volunteers make the Ontario SPCA what it is today. Our volunteers care for animals in incredible ways and do lifesaving work every day. Margaret Power is one of those volunteers! Power volunteers for the Ontario SPCA Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Animal Centre. She does everything from caring for animals, to volunteering at clinics in her more »

May 30, 2017
by Emily Cook
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Outstanding volunteer marks 15 years with Orillia Animal Centre

This year, Erin Price won one of two Ontario SPCA’s Outstanding Volunteer awards. She’s been volunteering at the Ontario SPCA Orillia Animal Centre for over 15 years. Every year at the Ontario SPCA’s Educational Conference, we honour two volunteers nominated by their centres for outstanding work. This year, Erin Price was one of the winners! more »

Jan 10, 2017
by Emily Cook
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6 simple ways to celebrate volunteers

National Volunteer Week may be over, but the Ontario SPCA wants to help our animal centres continue celebrating their volunteers! Here are 6 simple ways to appreciate all the hard work volunteers do year-round. 6 ways to appreciate volunteers: Hand-written notes: Might seem old-fashioned to you, but there’s something fun about receiving a kind note written just for you! This more »

Apr 21, 2016
by Emily Cook
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Allan Day a.k.a. Dr. Cuddles

Energetic Allan Day was one of two volunteers nominated to come to the Ontario SPCA Annual Educational Conference this year. We had the pleasure of interviewing him to learn about how he got his start at the organization, why he loves cats, and how he earned the title “Dr. Cuddles.” “When they hear my voice, more »

Sep 08, 2015
by Emily Cook
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National Volunteer Week Contest WINNERS!

We had such a wonderful time celebrating all of our awesome volunteers last week, and have decided to select TWO winners! Without further ado, congratulations to our volunteer contest winners, Lea Thompson and Debra Tower who both volunteer at the Ontario SPCA Renfrew County Branch! We will be contacting you shortly to send out your prize packs. more »

Apr 18, 2015
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