Community Waterfront Heritage Centre (CWHC)

Celebrating the Marine, Rail and Industrial Heritage of Owen Sound, Ontario

Get Involved – Volunteering

The old saying “many hands make light work” is never truer than when a group of like-minded community members come together to make a difference.

We have volunteer opportunities for all sorts of interests! From reception at the front desk to exhibit research to the planning and execution of special events, there are many ways to get involved. Find yours today!

Become a volunteer today and become part of the team that preserves local history! You can join our team of volunteers by sending an e-mail to:

You may download and print a copy of the Volunteer Application form Volunteer Application form or pick one up at the Museum.

Donate to support us

The Community Waterfront Heritage Centre has been incorporated in Ontario as a not-for-profit corporation. It is also a registered charity: 83917 7177 RR0001

If you wish to donate by cheque or cash, download the Donation Form.

Please make cheques payable to: Community Waterfront Heritage Centre. Please do not send cash by mail. Bring the cash donation to the Waterfront Heritage Centre during open hours.

Make a donation online

The Community Waterfront Heritage Centre is registered with Canada Helps so that no matter where you live, you can make donations to the Cente on this secure website. Click this button Donate Now Through! and it will take you directly to the special CWHC page where you can make your donation. Fill in the information about the donation. On the next screen payment can be made with a credit card, PayPal or Interact. The Tax Receipt will come immediately from Canada Helps in an email.

Let us know if you are giving a donation in honour of someone or in memory of someone.

We thank everyone for making donations that support the Community Waterfront Heritage Centre.

Contact Us

Comunity Waterfront Heritage Centre (CWHC)
1155 1st Ave W,Owen Sound, ON N4K 4K8

Call Us: 519-371-3333

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