Organization: St. Vincent de Paul Stores (Ottawa) Inc.
Commitment: Ongoing (more than a year)
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 20
Location: Ottawa - West
Deadline: Sep 30, 2019
Volunteer Opportunity Address
1273 Wellington Street West
1620 Merivale Road
Good for people interested in: Retail; Fundraising; Administration/Office; Event planning and participation
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Men; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Athletes
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
By volunteering your time at Saint Vincent de Paul Stores (Ottawa) Inc. you will be able to meet new friends, expand your horizons and most importantly give back to the community!
How will the organization benefit?
Saint Vincent de Paul Stores (Ottawa) Inc. is a religious charity thrift store with two locations in Ottawa. We accept donations from individuals and businesses and sell them at one of the two retail stores. We also provide clothing, housewares, and furniture to those in need here in Ottawa working with various social service organizations.
You will be able to give back to the community by assisting customers at the retail store by stocking the shelves and clothing racks and providing excellent customer service.
We currently try to maintain our expenses by blending paid staff with volunteers thus ensuring more is given to those in need.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Groups
Public transportation available: Yes