Living Here - Volunteering

VOLUNTEER – Help make the community you live in a better place!

The Municipality of Norfolk Treherne value our community groups and the opportunities/ programs they provide to the residents and tourists. If you are looking to become a member, volunteer at a committee level or just help out at a specific event please contact the Municipal Office at 204-723-2044 to put you in touch with a committee member.

Volunteer Opportunities

Age-Friendly Treherne Committee - Committee members

Bethel Cemetery - Committee members, work parties

Boyne Creek Cemetery - Committee members, work parties

Citizens on Patrol Program - Members

Communities in Bloom  - Committee members, work parties, weeding

Lavenham Community Hall - Assist with annual Poker Derby and Fall Supper

Meals on Wheels - Deliver meals

Rathwell Fire Department  - Train and become a fire department member, assist with annual fundraiser – Poker Derby

Rathwell Parks and Recreation Committee - Work a bingo, assist with other fundraisers

Rathwell Skating Rink - Fundraising activities, supervise skating

Rossendale Cemetery - Committee members, work parties

Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery - Committee members, work parties

South Norfolk-Treherne Community Development Corporation - Board members manage 55 Plus Housing Complex, volunteers to assist with tourism at Glass Bottle Building site

South Norfolk - Treherne Fire Department - Train and become a fire department member, assist with annual fundraiser – Fireman’s Ball

Tiger Hills Community Resource Centre - Board members, help with fundraisers

Tiger Hills Recreation District 723-2011 - Board members

Tiger Hills Transit - Board members

Treherne Agricultural Society - Board members, help with annual fair

Treherne Aquatic Centre - Board members, cleaning bee, food donation, help organize fundraising events like Pay What You Pull Trivia Night, help organize swim meet

Treherne Bowling Alley - Board members

Treherne Curling Club - Board members, kitchen workers, bar workers, help with fundraising events

Treherne Home Economics (4-H)  - Leaders and judges

Treherne Kinette Club - Board members, community calendar

Treherne Kinsmen Club - Board members, garbage pickup, bar workers, work parties

Treherne Minor Athletics - Board members, door workers, kitchen workers, time clock, referees, cleaning bees, food donations

Treherne Museum - Board members, help with annual open house

Woodlands Cemetery - Committee members, work parties

If your organization is not listed above or requires an update please contact

Thank you to all the volunteers for supporting and volunteering in Treherne, Rathwell, Lavenham and area!

Council would like to promote community groups in our area on our website. In order to do this we would need a picture, contact information and a small write up of the volunteer opportunities that exist within your organization. Please either drop off the information at the municipal office or email All photos must include a signed waiver from every person in the picture.

Please remember to submit your event to the Municipal Office so we can promote on the website!