Charity Thrift Shop Volunteer

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STILL A GOOD CAUSE THRIFT SHOP

  • 15 people are interested
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Come help sort, stock, steam, polish, price, and/or enjoy donated household items, clothing and accessories, craft/hobby items/books, staff the sales floor, interact with customers, etc. at downtown Portland's best stocked and organized charity thrift store.

You can pick and choose your tasks - arranging new stock in the store, steaming clothes, sorting donations, packaging and pricing items, staffing the fitting room, interacting with customers, sorting books, etc., etc.

Volunteers get 20% discount on their purchases; parking is also provided.

Regular hours on a weekly basis appreciated but not required. Store operates Monday through Saturday, closed Sunday. All your work goes to support a very necessary and highly successful charity!

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About STILL A GOOD CAUSE THRIFT SHOP

Location:

16 FOREST AVE, PORTLAND, ME 04101, US

Mission Statement

To financially support the women and children of McAuley Residence, a nonprofit residential/life-change support program for single women recovering from addiction who have young children.

Description

Still A Good Cause is a charity thrift shop with the best/cleanest/thriftiest/best organized merchandise in town. ALL proceeds go to support the McAuley Residence, a nonprofit program providing long-term residential opportunities for single mothers with children where the mothers are recovering from drug or alcohol addiction. Five staff members earn minimum wage; the need for volunteers to help with all tasks is great. The shop also supports the 600 Section 8 seniors living in the building housing the thrift shop by providing affordable clothing, household goods, and hobby/craft supplies.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

16 Forest AvenuePortland, ME 04101

(43.65502,-70.26311)
 

SKILLS

  • Organization
  • Inventory Management

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • two hours or more per week
  • reliability, teamwork, friendliness, organizational skills

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