Community House Food Bank Distribution Volunteer / Bénévole pour la distribution de nourriture à la banque alimentaire de la Maison communautaire
Volunteer Types: Emergency Services, Food preparation and services, Others
Organization types: Community and Social Services
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: November 25, 2022
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Description

As a volunteer you will be part of a team of committed and energetic people who welcome residents/clients to the space, confirm their appointment and distribute fresh and canned items according to set equitable distribution guidelines. The Community house is a dynamic place and there are always tasks to do and problem solving situations that arise. We are looking for volunteers available to commit to 3 hour blocks of time (either 9am-noon or 1pm-4pm) Monday through Thursday.

En tant que bénévole, vous ferez partie d’une équipe de personnes engagées et énergiques qui accueillent les résident.e.s/client.e.s dans l’espace, confirment leur rendez-vous et distribuent des produits frais et en conserve selon les directives de distribution équitable prévues. La maison communautaire est un lieu dynamique et il y a toujours des tâches à accomplir et des situations de résolution de problèmes qui se présentent. Nous recherchons des bénévoles prêts à s’engager pour des blocs de 3 heures (soit de 9h à midi ou de 13h à 16h) du lundi au jeudi.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
- contributing to helping people and the community - participating in meaningful tasks - meeting new people and socializing - being a part of a fun and hardworking team - making a difference in a persons’ day - contribuer à aider les gens et la communauté - participer à des tâches importantes et concrètes - rencontrer de nouvelles personnes et socialiser - faire partie d'une équipe amusante et dynamique - faire une différence dans la journée des résident.e.s
How will the organization benefit?
- ability to serve more people - improved flow in the distribution - extra hands to help on days where there are bigger tasks - la possibilité de servir plus de personnes - amélioration de la fluidité de la distribution - des mains additionnelles pour aider les jours où il y a des tâches plus volumineuses
Volunteer location:
145, promenade Beausoleil Drive, Lowertown/Basse-Ville, Ontario, K1N 8Z6

Contact

Catherine Mageau
@Centre de Ressources Communautaires de la Basse-Ville/ Lowertown Community Resou
613-789-3930
Ext: 307
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Groups, High School Students (14-18), Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 6
Good for people interested in: Emergency Services, Food preparation and services, Others
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Men, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (19-24 years)

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  • Public transportation available
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