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.
The position of Off-site Pick-up Volunteer will be partnered with The Habitat Store's oldest and most revered teammate, Larry. Larry is responsible for helping donors get their items into the store through our pick-up service. This is a great opportunity for someone, or even two friends interested in helping the store to increase the capacity we have to receive donations. There are few people more invested in the mission of Habitat For Humanity of Greater Charlottesville than Larry. If you are curious about the impact of our mission, and looking for a way to be involved, The Habitat Truck is a great way to get started
Help customers bring large items from diverse settings into the store
Work with Larry to insure quality customer service
Because you will be entering the donor's home, it is important to be considerate of your environment.
Reliable for scheduled shifts as pick-ups can only be made possible with a team effort.
Ability to repeatedly move and lift 50-75lbs
courteous and professional demeanor when assisting customers and donors
Willingness to work with diverse partner groups
Positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills
Gain valuable work experience in the non-profit sector
Support store staff and other volunteers
The chance to have a positive impac right here in Charlottesville