Volunteer Client Services Member
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Volunteer Types: Transportation of goods
Organization types: Community and Social Services
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: December 31, 2023
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Description

The Client Service volunteer walks our clients through showroom and warehouse, assisting them as they choose the items they need for their new homes.
Your would be asked to:
– Assist families choose the furniture they need
-Tag and take note of all items selected
-Receive donations and sort out donations
-Unpack and shelve donations
-Clean furniture and showroom

You would need to have:
-Excellent people skills
-Good communication skills
-Attention to detail
-Positive and friendly attitude with a desire to serve the community
-Ability to be patient with a non-judgmental attitude
-Passion for our mission to help clients establish safe, healthy and dignified homes

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
The volunteer will know they are helping those in need receive furniture to make their accommodation a home they can enjoy. The volunteer will benefit by being part of a dedicated and friendly team. And get a good workout!
How will the organization benefit?
Client Services members are crucial to the work of Furniture Bank, by helping to support clients who come in for furniture.
Volunteer location:
340 Legget Drive, Kanata

Contact

Shemi Adeoye
@Matthew House Ottawa: Refugee Services & Furniture Bank
613-591-6681
Ext: 2515
Time it will take to contact applicants:
​1-6-days

Details

This position would be great for: Adults, Newcomers to Canada, Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 7
Good for people interested in: Transportation of goods
You will be helping with: Homeless, Persons new to Canada, Visible minorities or racialized persons

Volunteer Considerations

  • Suitable for community service hours
  • Public transportation available
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