Ideal for
Student Placements
Time Details

Time commitment varies depending on the number and duration of events, programs throughout the year. Ideally, no more than 5 hours a month.


Toronto (GTA), Peel Region, York Region, Durham Region , Barrie, Simcoe/Muskoka, Sudbury, Thunder Bay, St. Catharines, Kitchener, Hamilton, Burlington, Stratford, London, Windsor, Ottawa, Kingston, Peterborough, etc.

Location Details
Community Location
Position Description

Want to be involved in storytelling in pictures or videos?

We are currently seeking a volunteer photographer and/or videographer who has the capacity to donate their time to the CNIB Foundation throughout the year.

Primary Tasks
Provide professional-grade images of:

  • People who are blind or partially sighted participating in community outings and CNIB Foundation programming/activities;
  • Profile pictures of participants to accompany stories;
  • Philanthropy (Fundraising) events;
  • Community Events & Conferences;
  • and volunteers at work;
Benefit of position

This position would ideally suit:

  • A student/start up photographer looking to build their portfolio/experience
  • An experienced photographer looking for a volunteering opportunity

Benefits to be gained:

  • Share experiences with fellow volunteers
  • Experience an interesting variety of work
  • Widen your skills base
  • Professionals may promote themselves
Qualities, Skills and Training

Skills required:

  • Good photography skills – skilled enthusiast to professional
  • Experience photographing events such as award ceremonies, galas, some action shots, some portraits
  • Produce images suitable for promotional materials
  • Confidence, ability, and experience with groups
  • Ability to work alone
  • Basic computer skills, including file transfers
  • Ability to take direction where necessary
  • Well-developed customer service and problem-solving skills
  • Exercise judgement and work without supervision
  • A friendly and approachable manner
Application and contact information

If you are interested in this position, you can apply to join our team today by using our online application form.

For more information, please contact Karin McArthur. Lead, Marketing and Communications CNIB Foundation (Ontario) 416-486-4500 x7486.