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Organization: Mission Thrift Store Orleans
Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)
Availability: Weekends; Flexible; Evenings; Days
Language Preference: Bilingual
Number of Positions Available: 6
Location: Ottawa - East
Deadline: Aug 31, 2020
Volunteer Opportunity Address
1777 Tenth Line rd
Good for people interested in: Retail; COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering
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); Animals; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Gain experience in dealing with customers in a retail environment as well as a multitude of great volunteers working together for a great cause that impacts communities locally as well as across the world.
How will the organization benefit?
Provide a means to receive payments on purchases that has an impact in our local community as well as communities across the world.
Organization category: Business and professional associations, unions
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - Seniors (65+); Families; Groups; New Canadians
Suitable for community service hours: YesApply