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Position #: 1910
OrganizationCool Aid Society
Position: Rock Bay Landing - Donations Sorting - Donations Sorting
Location: 535 Ellice Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement: VICTORIA COOL AID SOCIETY

Homelessness touches many lives at a significant cost to communities. The Cool Aid Society has been a key player in the work to end homelessness in the Capital Region for decades and, with your help, is developing 360 more apartments for people who are currently homeless.

Volunteers run many of our programs here at Rock Bay Landing (RBL). Without their time, our clients would be unable to access computer services, hygiene services, clothing and other donations. The time given to us by our volunteers is immeasurably valuable and we appreciate every moment of it.
Description: Generous community members often donate clothing, hygiene, and household items to our shelter – items which make a real difference in allowing the clients accessing services to stay warm and feel good about themselves. We need a volunteer to help us in keep our donations area clean and well organized so that staff are able to connect women with the items they need.
Training Details: This position is unpaid but the training and orientation are free of charge. Also, a complimentary meal from our meal program is available to the volunteer during their shift.
Working Conditions: Sorting donations such as; clothing, toiletries, shoes, linen etc. Lifting up to 10 lbs.
Minimum Duration: 3 months or less
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: A commitment of 1-3 hour shifts. Mornings, Afternoons and Evenings Monday-Sunday.
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Food/Hospitality, Retail Sales/Donations
Skill(s): Problem Solving, Flexibility
How to Apply
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Website: https://coolaid.org/
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Michelle Latour
Phone: 250-383-1951 Ext. 4
Address: 535 Ellice Street Victoria, V8T 2G8

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