Donation Sorting Volunteers

(Compassion Society of Halton)

Position ID: V-HVC0414 Last Full Update: 12 Oct 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactAliya Khawari, Executive Director, Compassion Society of Halton; Phone: 905 592 3722; Email: aliya@compassionsociety.net
Duties-Sorting and hanging donated clothing 
-Sort and stock our emergency food cupboard 
-Helping donors in with their donations 
-Volunteers should be able to work standing up for short periods of time.  
-Some of the volunteers positions do require some walking, hanging and sorting clothing in the store.
More Info Linkwww.compassionsociety.ca
BenefitsThese items are given with dignity to those in need in our local community.
ClientsLow income people, families, seniors, who need help with some food, clothing and community information, all free to them.
Ages16 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; General Manpower / Physical Labour ; Shelf Stocking / Warehousing / Inventory ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceTeam Work
Commitment LengthShort Term ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon (9am to 4pm) 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon (9am to 5pm) 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon (9am to 4pm) 
 
Most shifts can be 2 to 3 hours, or as long as 4 to 5 hours.
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityPartially Accessible - Wheelchair, scooter, walker, and baby stroller accessible.
Location484 Plains Road East (Bingo Plaza), Burlington
Number of PositionsBurlington: 5 individual(s) 
 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation
TransportationNear public transit - Route 1West from Go station and Mapleview Mall
CostNo cost, "from the community - to the community"
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsNon judgmental attitude.  
Team spirit and willing to work and have fun at the same time! 
2 references
Agency Details
Organization NameCompassion Society of Halton
Office Phone905-592-3722
E-Mailcontact@compassionsociety.net
Websitewww.compassionsociety.ca
Address & Map
484 Plains Rd E, Unit 14
Burlington, ON L7T 2E1