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ORGANIZATION: West Valley Community Services

  • 45 people are interested
Front desk volunteers

Do you love interacting with people? Are you organized? Do you want to make a difference in people's lives? Great!

West Valley Community Services (WVCS)* is looking for a Front Desk volunteer on weekdays from 8 am-12 pm or 1pm-5pm. Volunteers at the Front Desk answer phones, process clients accessing the food pantry, schedule appointments for case managers, and help with general administrative tasks. If you have experience as a receptionist or would like experience, this is a great opportunity in a fun and meaningful environment.

We ask that volunteers for this position volunteer for the same shift each week, for at least 3 months, ideally longer. You can "shadow" a shift before committing your time. Thank you!

*West Valley Community Services (WVCS) is a basic needs organization that serves people in need in the Cupertino, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, Saratoga, and West San Jose areas. The mission of WVCS is to encourage the sharing of community resources, to provide basic human needs in a caring and dignified environment, and to provide opportunities for volunteers to participate in WVCS' activities.

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About West Valley Community Services

Location:

10104 Vista Drive, Cupertino, CA 95014, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to unite the community to fight hunger and homelessness. Our vision is a community where every person has food on the table and every person has a roof over their head. Our work is fueled by five core values: compassion, dignity, integrity, service, and diversity.

Description

About West Valley Community Services:
West Valley Community Services, Inc. is a non-profit, community-based agency that has been providing direct assistance and referral services to the west valley communities of Santa Clara County for over 45 years. Founded in 1973, West Valley Community Services provides a continuum of basic needs, including an in-house and mobile food pantry, homeless support, affordable housing, emergency financial assistance, family support, referrals, education, and case management. West Valley Community Services serves homeless and low-income individuals and families in the west valley communities of Cupertino, Saratoga, West San Jose, Los Gatos, Monte Sereno, and the surrounding mountain regions.
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HOURS OF OPERATION:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday: 8 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 5 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Computers & Technology
Homeless & Housing
Community, Computers & Technology, Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

West Valley Community Services10104 Vista DriveCupertino, CA 95014

(37.32388,-122.02732)
 

SKILLS

  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Office Management
  • Office Reception
  • People Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • The same shift for a 3-4 month minimum commitment

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