Truck Crew - Donation Pickup

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Sharing Connections

Our "Big Yellow"
Join our crew in the community.

Our truck crew of three venture out into the DuPage community picking up furniture donations from generous donors. The crew goes out every Monday and Thursday from 8am until 4pm (hours may vary depending on amount pickup stops). Lifting and moving furniture is required. This role is the backbone of our furniture operations. This role makes it possible for us to serve up to eight (8) families each day with needed furniture.

ALSO - DRIVERS NEEDED - Non-CDL Lic. required if you are interested in helping us drive.

Apply online at: www.sharingconnections.org/volunteer

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About Sharing Connections

Location:

5111 Chase Avenue, Downers Grove, IL 60515, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission Statement is: Share good things with good people. Our Vision Statement is: Tonight, everyone eats at a table and sleeps in a bed.

Description

Sharing Connections provides furniture and household items to low income individuals and families, helping them transform bare rooms into a home. Families and individuals come to Sharing Connections after facing devastating challenges including domestic violence, fires, floods, health issues, job loss, poverty and other difficult situations. Sharing Connections brings together community members by enabling families and businesses to share their gently used furniture and household items with families needing assistance. This is a unique opportunity for the community to directly make an impact by passing on something they no longer need to make a difference in the life of a family.

Our warehouse is where we build a connection between our donors, volunteers, and clients. Donors contribute their furniture and household items Monday through Saturday, and client families come in Monday through Friday to select items that have been ordered for them by referring agencies.

The office at Sharing Connections is the communication hub where clerical and managerial support is provided for our programs and operations.

Volunteers are needed in the warehouse and in the office between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM Monday through Friday. Volunteer shifts are available 9am-Noon and Noon until 3pm. Volunteers are also needed in the warehouse on Saturdays from 9am-Noon.

To view all of our current volunteer openings visit: https://www.sharingconnections.org/volunteer.html
or you can offer your own unique skills!

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

5111 Chase AvenueDowners Grove, IL 60515

(41.79416,-88.03947)
 

SKILLS

  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Warehousing
  • Truck Driving

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Mondays 8am-4pm, Thursdays 8am-4pm additional days/times may be available.
  • Drive or assist drivers picking up, lifting, and moving furniture

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