Driver Volunteer

(Compassion Society of Halton)

Position ID: V-HVC0341 Last Full Update: 16 Jan 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactAliya Khawari, Executive Director, Compassion Society of Halton; Phone: 905-592-3722; Email:
Duties- Collecting food donations all over the city Monday, Wednesday Friday from 9:00 - 1:00 pm 
- Bread collection from Cobbs Bread on Tuesday & Thursdays at 8:00 pm 
- Emptying 6 clothing bins all over Burlington during food collection routes 
- Transporting food to partnering organizations for families in need when and where needed (sporadic and not daily) 
- We are looking for a dedicated and reliable volunteer who feels comfortable lifting and also is able to walk back and forth to help us do recyclables, garbage etc.
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Benefits- Lots of fun, laughter, team building and part of an extended family of volunteers. Pride in an active and growing service agency in Halton. 
- Appropriate for retired citizens looking to give back to the community and be productive.
ClientsLow income, tight income families, people, seniors, disabled, youth, single parents, single grandparents, anyone who needs a bit of help with free clothes or food.
Ages20 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Couples
Areas of InterestCleaning Services ; General Manpower / Physical Labour ; Nature / Environment ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceDependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term ; Prefer one year commitment, but also accept 40 hours for students as well as various court appointed hours.
Interaction LevelSmall Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours4 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Afternoon (1pm - 3:30pm) 
Tuesday: Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon (9am - 4:30pm) 
Thursday: Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon (9am - 3:30pm)
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Wheelchair access
Location484 Plains Rd E, Burlington
Number of PositionsBurlington: 8 individual(s) 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Volunteer training and integration
TransportationNear public transit ; Driver License required
Police CheckRequired
Additional Requirements2 references
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Organization NameCompassion Society of Halton
Office Phone905-592-3722
Address & Map
484 Plains Rd E, Unit 14
Burlington, ON L7T 2E1
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