The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:00 AM - Tue Mar 05, 2019 02:00 PM
3412 "J" StreetPhiladelphia, PA19134
The Philadelphia Furniture Bank is a non profit that provides used furniture to people coming out of homelessness. Personal shoppers help people to select furniture that will be going into their home. . Personal Shoppers will meet with clients first to learn their needs, number of family members, and size of home to ensure a successful shopping experience. Then the Personal shopper will go through the warehouse, help determine which furniture the client wants and is appropriate for their size home and tag it for delivery. Personal Shoppers offer advice but must stick with the guidelines that are determined per family size. Personal shoppers also may coordinate the delivery schedule of items from warehouse to client’s home
Retail / Sales
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Must be at least 16
Orientation or Training
4 hours per month.
Needed: Volunteers with a friendly smile who are able to maintain flexibility, tact, patience.