Our Mission
About the Position
Position # 3138
OrganizationSoap For Hope Canada
Position Volunteer
Location 426 William Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement Soap for Hope Canada supplies communities in need with essential hygiene and linen items which are reprocessed from the hotel industry. We reduce waste while ensuring that no one has to hope for soap!

We are looking for volunteers who can help us sort, clean, re-process and package hygiene and linen orders requested by community facilities across B.C. We supply hygiene to 491 Community Facilities that serve youth, seniors, families, immigrants, Indigenous people, and anyone who's struggling to make ends meet.
Description _____________________________________________________________________________
-Must be able to work with your hands.

-Some products and soaps are scented, please be cautious of any scent allergies.

-Volunteer shifts are generally two hours long, however if you need to come later, or leave early, no problem!

-No heavy lifting is required.

-Sorting, standing, squeezing, filling bottles of soap products, or folding, sorting, and bagging linen orders.

-Option to help package orders if desired.
Training Details We'd love to give you the full tour of our three warehouses in Vic West. Please let us know if you'd like a tour!

Our Program Coordinator, Alisha Evans, or our lead volunteers will explain the process and any task you'd like focus on for your volunteer shift.
Working Conditions -Fun, and welcoming atmosphere.

-Coffee and cookies are provided!

-Volunteers are encouraged to bring a work buddy, but it is not required.

-Please let us know your vaccination status so that we can plan, prepare, and organize accordingly.

-Please email or call us to let us know if you want to come by on a regular basis, or just once.

-We have many different jobs which we need help with! Pick and choose when you arrive where you'd like to help.

-Option to pick-up product and work from home.

-We welcome volunteers of all backgrounds, abilities, and experiences. We value diversity and welcome your feedback on any ways in which we can make Soap for Hope Canada a more inclusive volunteer environment.

Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime
Time Detail We're open from 9am - 4pm Monday to Friday!
Age 9+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group, ESL/EAL
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Recycling
Skill(s) Accountability, Respect, Counting, Estimating
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website https://www.soapforhopecanada.ca/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Barb Gordon
Phone 250-590-1462
Address 426B William Street Victoria, V9A 3Y9


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