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Saturday Front Desk Volunteer Receptionist

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Feeding San Diego

  • 18 people are interested

Do you like meeting new people every day? Are you passionate about hunger relief? Do you want to give your time to a good cause in a comfortable environment? Come join us at Feeding San Diego!

Front Desk Volunteer

Work on meaningful projects that make our mission possible in an office environment.

IMPACT

Feeding San Diego (FSD) is the leading hunger-relief organization in the county. Volunteers help with clerical duties that make it possible for our staff to meet the needs of 63,000 kids and families facing hunger each week. Become a Front Desk Volunteer and provide administrative support, greet volunteers, and support volunteer check-in alongside a passionate team of staff and volunteers. Must have a current food handler card.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

The Front Desk Volunteer will assist FSD staff with clerical work throughout the organization. This will include:

  • Greet visitors, donors, volunteers, and clients
  • Help maintain a neat and clean volunteer center and lobby
  • Data entry
  • Assist with mailing campaigns, as needed

TIME COMMITMENT

Office Volunteers work at least one shift weekly. Office Volunteers are needed on:

Saturdays 8:30am- 1:00 pm

KEY SKILLS AND ABILITIES

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

You have a passion for hunger relief and want to make a difference
You are very detail-oriented
You can work well independently
You love meeting new people
You have excellent communication skills
You are able to interact with individuals of various backgrounds, ages, and socioeconomic backgrounds
You would rather fight hunger from a desk, than in a warehouse

You enjoy being on the computer and consider yourself comfortable with basic office systems (like Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Google)

TRAINING PROVIDED

Volunteer Orientation will provide volunteers with an understanding of Feeding San Diego as a whole before role-specific training. Additional training provided will include:

Data Entry Training
Front Desk Reception Training

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit an application via https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdXYqvgSWJOOImKCd0BQh7bD-RnccatEK0mVKQ3U1KOaQtElQ/viewform

QUESTIONS? COMMENTS?

Contact the Volunteer Department by phone (858.452.3663 x100) or email (volunteersd@feedingsandiego.org). You can also visit feedingsandiego.org to learn more about making a difference in San Diego.

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About Feeding San Diego

Location:

9455 Waples Street, Suite 135, San Diego, CA 92121, US

Mission Statement

We are committed to a culture of responsibility and dignity and to leading our local community in the fight against hunger by efficiently providing access to food and nutritious meals. Feeding San Diego builds local and national partnerships with purpose.

Description

FSD was established in 2007 to bring food to San Diegans at risk of hunger. We are the only Feeding America member food bank in San Diego County. Feeding America is the nation’s largest charitable domestic hunger-relief organization. There are more than 200 Feeding America member food banks in the U.S., with access to 2 billion pounds of donated food annually; it is a strong group of food banks held to the strictest operational and food safety standards.

FSD is proud to serve the community. The food bank maintains extremely efficient operations and we pride ourselves on conscientious stewardship of resources. Our mission guides us in all of our activities and helps us make a lasting difference in the lives of as many hungry people and families as possible.

Community
Computers & Technology
Hunger

WHEN

Wed Nov 18, 2020 - Mon Feb 01, 2021
08:30 AM - 01:00 PM  

WHERE

9477 Waples St, #100San DiegoSan Diego, CA 92121

(32.90112,-117.18282)
 

SKILLS

  • Office Reception
  • Data Entry
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Customer Service

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One shift a week. Looking for support on Tuesday or Wednesday evening.
  • Must have a current food handler card.

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