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Position # 1907
OrganizationThe Mustard Seed Street Church
Position Food Rescue Distribution Centre Helper - RESCUE FOOD IN YOUR COMMUNITY!
Location 808B Viewfield Road, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement The Mustard Seed is a non-profit fighting hunger and restoring faith to hurting souls in Greater Victoria.
Description Our Food Rescue Distribution Centre is a warehouse devoted to storing "rescued" food from grocers and large retailers in the community! As part of our Food Rescue Project, The Mustard Seed takes in more than 4000 pounds of produce and dairy products six days a week; redirected from the waste stream.

Volunteer duties:

- sort incoming donations
- organize food item
- clean & glean produce
- create produce boxes for programs in the community that TMSSC supports
...and more!
Training Details All training is provided - no experience necessary!
Working Conditions Closed-toed shoes are required in the warehouse to ensure safety.
Minimum Duration 3 months or less
Timing Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail Typical shifts are 9:00am-2:00pm Monday-Saturday. There is no minimum amount you are required to serve alongside us. We strive to make it fulfilling, fun and a good fit with your availability.
Age 16+
Ideal for An Individual, A Group, ESL/EAL
Transportation On a bus route
Accessibility Wheelchair accessible entrance, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs, Accessible work space, Support Newcomers and ESL
Area(s) of Interest Communication/Public Relations, Food/Hospitality, Food Security
Skill(s) Cultural Awareness/Sensitivity, Interpersonal Communication, Community Knowledge/Awareness, Problem Solving, Empathy
How to Apply
Application File:
Website http://mustardseed.ca/get-involved/volunteer/
Email Send an Email Message
Contact Emily Palimaka
Phone (250) 220-6991
Address 625 Queens Avenue Victoria, V8T 1L9

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