Retail Volunteer
Volunteer Types: Fundraising, Library, Others, Retail
Organization types: Children, Youth and Family, Community and Social Services, Senior Citizens, Volunteer Centres/Bureaux
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: July 1, 2023
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Helping out on the floor through assisting with putting products on shelves, sorting new donations in the warehouse, and general cleaning of the store. Bilingualism is considered an asset.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Immediate benefits to volunteers includes expanding one's network within their community, enhancing their resume, and learning new life skills. The volunteer will not only make a difference in someone's life, but further will make a difference in the community. They will be able gain vast experience in all aspects of retail all while strengthening one's language and communication skills. They will also be able to get to know members in the community around them while lending a helping hand.
How will the organization benefit?
The Society of Saint Vincent de Paul benefits from volunteerism by being able to better serve the people in our community around us.
Volunteer location:
1273 Wellington Street West, Ottawa, ON


Marilyn Powell
@St. Vincent de Paul Stores (Ottawa) Inc.
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This position would be great for: Adults, Families, Groups, High School Students (14-18), Newcomers to Canada, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 20
Good for people interested in: Fundraising, Library, Others, Retail
You will be helping with: Disadvantaged, Homeless, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Suitable for community service hours
  • Public transportation available
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