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Volunteer Driver's Assistants (weekdays)


Organization: Matthew House Ottawa: Refugee Services & Furniture Bank

Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 3

Location: Ottawa - West

Deadline: Dec 20, 2019


Matthew House Furniture Bank is urgently in need of volunteer driver's assistants during daytime hours on week days. The assistants help our truck driver pick up and deliver furniture and housewares to the homes of persons in need in the Ottawa area. Volunteers must be capable of some heavy lifting.


Georgette Mueller



Volunteer Opportunity Address
340 Legget Drive, Door 53
Kanata ON
K2K 1Y6


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 help make a difference in the lives of persons in need in Ottawa by helping them furnish their homes. Volunteers will be part of a team of positive, caring people, whose work is very much valued and recognized.

How will the organization benefit?
Driver's assistants play a crucial role in helping Furniture Bank meet its mandate: to pick up donations and deliver furniture and housewares to persons in need in Ottawa.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days

This position would be great for - New Canadians; Seniors; Youth 16-24; Court ordered community service