The Town of Petawawa's Parks and Recreation department has developed this Volunteer Handbook. Please have a look and contact us should you wish to become a volunteer in your community.

Click here to watch a video about volunteerism.

A graphic image of three personified people in endless loopPetawawa Civic Centre Fundraising Committee

The Petawawa Civic Centre FUNdraising Committee is a group of dedicated volunteers committed to raising funds to finance improvements and new projects at the Petawawa Civic Centre. This group generates revenues through the operation and sale of alcoholic beverages at wedding receptions and special functions held primarily at the Petawawa Civic Centre. All of our bartenders are 18 years of age and Smart-Serve certified.  On site training and a Vulnerable Sector Criminal Reference Check are required as part of this service.

The Petawawa Civic Centre FUNdraising Team is always looking for dedicated volunteers. To become a member of the Petawawa Civic Centre Fundraising Committee please contact them today.

Service Clubs

The Town of Petawawa has numerous service clubs that serve the community.


Greater Petawawa Civitan Club
Pembroke and area support association.  Helps local charities, children with disabilities, local soccer team and the VON.
Visit their Website for more information.

Legion Royal Canadian Legion Branch 517 Petawawa
Various activities throughout the year. 
Visit their Website for event listings.
Lions Pembroke Petawawa Lion's Club
Many activities to help those in need and improve the quality of life in our community. 
Visit their Website for more information.
Knights Knights of Columbus
Fraternal charitable organization involved in many community projects to help people in need.
Rotary Rotary Club of Petawawa
The Rotary Club promotes world peace through better understanding; raises money for local charities.  The club is involved in numerous community, vocational and international projects, and club activities. 
Visit their Website for more information.


Volunteer Handbookpdf3.61MB
Volunteer Applicationpdf12.96KB
2018 Vulnerable Sector Check Formpdf2.03MB
To be used by employees or volunteers seeking to work with children, those with disabilities or the elderly