Ruth writes: Volunteering is a great way to get to know your neighbours from other cultures, and to feel useful. Many event websites have a place to sign-up as a volunteer. Here are two upcoming examples.
From the Nepali Film Festival:
“We are delighted to invite you to the 1st Working Committee Meeting for the 7th Annual Toronto Nepali Film Festival! Sunday, September 20th, 2015. 2:00pm – 4:00pm. Room 2-225, OISE/UofT, 252 Bloor St. (on Bloor St and St. George)
“If you would like to join us as a volunteer, please complete this membership form and indicate that you would like to join “TNFF 2015/2016 Working Committee”. All are Welcome! Volunteers can expect to work for curatorial, financial, marketing, PR, operations or sales team depending on their interest. Please email us at email@example.com if you’ve any questions.”