Volunteer With Us

SPRC Hamilton is supported by community volunteers who assist our programs and initiatives. 


Our most common volunteer opportunities are with our Tastebuds Program, post-secondary field placements, and on our board of directors.

To apply to Tastebuds please email us at info@tastebudshamilton.ca  

For board of director or general volunteer opportunities, please email us at sprc@sprchamilton.ca

Students currently enrolled in a publicly funded college or university interested in a field placement with our organization can reach out to us via email at sprc@sprchamilton.ca.

Call for Board Members – 2023

The Social Planning & Research Council of Hamilton (SPRC Hamilton) is a registered charitable organization governed by a community-based Board of Directors, and we are currently seeking three (3) new members to join our Board of Directors.

We strive to promote equity, inform policy and planning decisions, and increase community engagement to improve social conditions. We accomplish this through local community social research, policy analysis, program delivery, and collaborative systems planning.  Our key areas of focus as an organization are in supporting equity, poverty elimination, housing security, and the healthy development of children and families.

We have identified the following as skills needed for at least one of our current vacancies:

  • Finance and/or Accounting Acumen
  • Board Governance Leadership

In addition, we welcome applications from racialized, 2SLGBTQIA+ communities, persons with lived experience of marginalization, and persons with disabilities.

If interested, please: 
1)  Complete the application form: 

2)  Submit a current CV to sprc@sprchamilton.ca outlining your skills and/or areas of experience as they relate to participating on a policy governance board, including any experience you have in the above-mentioned priority areas.

The application deadline is December 31, 2023, at 5:00 p.m.