Pick up and deliver donated medical supplies in our truck!

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Partners for World Health

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PWH Truck

Join a core group of drivers to help us pick up supplies from medical facilities and individuals, and deliver to our warehouses in Portland We travel north to the Canadian border, West to Burlington, VT and South to Boston. No special license is required to drive our 17' box truck or van. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and you will always be with another volunteer or staff member. This is a physical job so great for those who like to travel and move around!


Please fill out the volunteer application at www.partnersforworldhealth.org and contact Kelsey at kelsey@partnersforworldhealth.org for more information.

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About Partners for World Health

Location:

40 Walch Drive, Portland, ME 04103, US

Mission Statement

To collect unused medical supplies from local medical facilities and distribute them to countries in need, effectively keeping waste out of Maine's landfills; to send local medical personnel on medical missions to developing countries; to educate our local community about global health issues

Description

Partners for World Health is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that collects usable medical supplies from healthcare facilities in Maine, NH & MA which are being discarded due to government regulations and ships them to countries in need. In addition, we organize medical missions to Southeast Asia and Africa for doctors, nurses, and students. We strive to send a tema of medical personnel to every country where we ship a container of medical supplies. Lastly, we are committed to educating our community members about the importance of recycling and the disparities in healthcare around the world. We offer a free lecture series on the first Tuesday of the month from Sept - June in which a medical provider shares information and photographs from a medical service trip abroad

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

40 Walch DrivePortland, ME 04103

(43.70848,-70.31282)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 30
  • as much or as little as you choose
  • must be able to lift 50 lbs

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