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Organization: Mission Thrift Store Orleans
Commitment: Short term (less than 6 months)
Language Preference: Bilingual
Number of Positions Available: 3
Location: Ottawa - East
Deadline: Feb 28, 2021
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); Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless; Athletes
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Gain great experience with other volunteers in a retail environment as well as a chance to give back to the local community as well as across the world
How will the organization benefit?
Provide the store an ability to reduce waste and recycle the products that were deemed not suitable to sell.
Organization category: Business and professional associations, unions
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week
This position would be great for - Court ordered community service; Seniors (65+); Families; Groups; Persons with a disability; New CanadiansApply