Holy Week

Greek Roots is a nonprofit, volunteer-based organization committed to helping youth, aged 15-29, connect with their Hellenic heritage, their communities and each other. We are inclusive, welcoming all youth who espouse the values of Hellenism or are interested in learning more about Greece and Greek culture.

If you are of Greek descent or have a fondness for Greece and Greek culture, and are between 15 and 29 years of age, you should sign up below to become a Greek Roots Volunteer. It’s free and will help you gain valuable experience.



Thursday, April 13 to Saturday, April 15


Greek Roots is honoured to support the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal’s churches in Laval and the South Shore during Greek Easter’s Holy Week.

Youth Volunteers, ages 15-29, are needed on Thursday, April 13, Friday, April 14 and Saturday, April 15, to help with public safety and management, and escort the Epitaphio.

Churches requiring youth volunteers:

  • Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in Laval
    4865 Chem. du Souvenir, Laval, QC H7W 1E1
  • St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Laval
    3780 Chem. du Souvenir, Laval, QC H7V 1Y3
  • Saint Jean Baptist Greek orthodox church in the South Shore
    5220 Grande Allée, Saint-Hubert, QC J3Y 1A1

Volunteer Requirements

  • No skills or previous experience are necessary.
  • If you are under 18, your parent or guardian will be asked to submit a signed release form.
  • Instructions and orientations will be provided closer to the event.
  • You will be provided with clothing/markings to identify you as a volunteer. 
  • To get to the location, we encourage you to carpool or take public transportation
  • Meals/snacks are not provided. Please bring a snack or plan to purchase a meal nearby.
  • We will provide a volunteer confirmation following your service. Please allow up to two weeks to receive your confirmation

Please complete the form below and choose from the available volunteer opportunities:


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