The Esther R. Sanger Center for Compassion was founded by Esther R. Sanger over 20 years ago and her commitment to compassion for those in her community is still alive and well through the work of the center and those who volunteer their time and hearts. The Center is looking for volunteers age 55+ to take on the following:
Marketing Assistant A volunteer who has a background in website design and management, newsletter publication, knowledge of powerpoint, and/or database skills.
Reception/Hotline Worker A volunteer to operate a multi-line phone system, meet and greet visitors, answer hotline calls and give referrals, participate in telephone crisis counseling, prepare and process client intake, assist with record keeping, and prepare materials for mailings.
Food Pantry Worker A volunteer to stock food pantry shelves (can be boxes up to 50 lbs), prepare food orders for delivery, receive and process food donations, sort donated items, assist with loading cars for deliveries, and keep work area tidy (may include light cleaning). Those unable to lift can supervise high school volunteers in the afternoons.
Grocery Deliverer A volunteer (or a team of volunteers) to deliver weekly packaged meals to eligible recipients within the community of Quincy and its surrounding towns.