Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

41 George St. WLindsay, ON K9V 4R8CA

About

Objective: to check all incoming food donations for quality; checking for dented, ripped, or damaged packaging; repair or repackage food as deemed appropriate. To sort food donations according to defined categories for inventory purposes

Time Commitment:

  • approximately 3 hours during any day in the sorting schedule (2 nd and 3 rd weeks of each month)
  • hours of warehouse operation are from 9am to 4:30pm weekdays

Skills Required:

  • minimum age 18
  • Canadian Police Information Check/Personal reference checks required
  • Sort various nonperishable food items
  • Lifting approx. 30 pounds
  • Standing for 2-3 hour period of time
  • Ability to remain focused in a sometimes noisy and busy environment
  • Reliable
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Safety specific clothing

Benefits:

  • Direct impact on helping to reduce hunger in the community
  • Community investment
  • Make new friends/networking
  • Flexible hours
  • Volunteer of the month recognition program
  • Annual recognition event/dinner for volunteers with a minimum of 25 hours donated per year
  • Stay physically fit

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Community Outreach
  • Warehousing

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hour shifts weekday morning or afternoons
  • see job description
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