C.I.A.O.

Canadian Italians Against Oppression

Volunteer with us! We’re still looking to fill a few positions to help us continue growing as a community and collective. Please email us at ciaomtlorg@gmail.com or through our contact form if you fit any of these descriptions below.

Fundraising Coordinator(s) - Lots of independent work planning and coordinating fundraising initiatives (every few months). Sustained contact with other orgs and non-profits. Time commitment: 2-3 hours per week.

Facilitator(s) - Planning and coordinating workshops and events (i.e.: virtual talks, hang-outs, etc.). Contacting collaborators, like guest speakers. Working closely with fundraising coordinator(s), historical research coordinator(s), and education/resources coordinator(s). Time commitment: 2-3 hours per week, but can be more when an event is planned.

Education/Resources Coordinator(s) - Creating and sharing resources on organizing, mutual aid, social justice, etc. Working with social media coordinator(s) to plan series and content for Instagram; historical research coordinator(s) to build up resources library/database on our shared Google drive; as well as facilitator(s). Helping with zine project alongside the zine coordinator(s). Time commitment: 2-5 hours per week.

Our virtual weekly meetings take place Thursdays from 8-9 p.m ET. 

At the moment, we are a completely volunteer-based organization and unfortunately cannot offer honoraria or pay, which is why we keep work collaborative.