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 Outreach Services Volunteer Leader will be involved with the activities involved in providing assistance to homeless and at-risk families and individuals looking for clothing. This includes learning about the population and assisting them while they are gathering resources in the Metro Outfitters area. The Volunteer Leader will interact with homeless and needy individuals and provide assistance through the Metro Outfitters.
Duties and Responsibilities: - Oversee client flow/experience - Ensure Mission Statement is fulfilled with each client interaction - Assist clients as they shop for clothing - Ensure that the shelves/racks are stocked and tidy - Assist with organizing the backroom area with clothing items
Experience: - High School Diploma - Customer Service - Communicate effectively in English, and Spanish if possible - Ability to lift up to 15 pounds