Organization: Matthew House Ottawa: Refugee Services & Furniture Bank
Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Days
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 4
Location: Ottawa - West
Deadline: Aug 30, 2019
Volunteer Opportunity Address
340 Legget Dr., Door 53
Good for people interested in: Transportation of goods
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Volunteers will be helping create homes for those in need in the Ottawa area.
As a Matthew House Ottawa Furniture Bank volunteer you will:
-Meet other enthusiastic and caring individuals;
-Interact with people across our community;
-Learn about different cultures;
-Gain a sense of accomplishment by making a difference in the lives of others;
-Utilize your talents and skills; and
-Serve your community in a practical way.
How will the organization benefit?
Without our volunteer Driver's Assistants, Furniture Bank would not be fully able to help Ottawa's marginalized population create comfortable homes. We value, and need, our volunteers!
Organization category: Development and housing
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24
Public transportation available: Yes
Suitable for community service hours: Yes