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Help sort donations in Escondido (Ongoing opportunity)

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ORGANIZATION: The Salvation Army San Diego Regional Office

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**THIS IS AN ONGOING POSITION, MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR A MINIMUM OF THREE MONTHS OR MORE. THIS OPPORTUNITY IS NOT SUITABLE FOR GROUPS.**

POSITION TITLE: FAMILY SERVICES VOLUNTEER

PURPOSE/GOAL OF POSITION: To support the Escondido Salvation Army Family Services by sorting donations. Volunteer will also be helping to weigh and sort food.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking for an active volunteer role. Mus be able to lift and move 30 pound grocery boxes.

5 volunteers needed.

Available Shifts: Must be available to take one shift per week.

Tuesday 9 am to 3pm
Wednesday 10am to 2pm

Qualifications:

  1. Strong attention to detail.
  2. Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds of produce.
  3. Ability to be on your feet for the entire shift.
  4. Must be comfortable taking initiative.
  5. Must be available for a minimum of 1 shift per week for 3 to 6 months.
  6. At this time we are not accepting community service volunteers for this position.

Duties:

  1. Move produce boxes to sorting areas.
  2. Weigh and sort food.
  3. Move sorted food to distribution area
  4. Other miscellaneous duties as needed.

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About The Salvation Army San Diego Regional Office

Location:

6605 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92115, US

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love for God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

Description

For more than 120 years The Salvation Army has been delivering services and hope to the less fortunate on the streets of San Diego and to those in shelters, schools, and daycare centers across the Southland. Internationally, it is an organization with a lineage of public service that dates back to 1865, and has evolved over the decades into a social service provider with an unmatched scope and breadth. The Salvation Army currently has representation in 120 different countries worldwide, in addition to nearly 8,000 centers of operation across the United States.

CAUSE AREAS

Faith-Based
Homeless & Housing
Hunger
Faith-Based, Homeless & Housing, Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1301 Las Villas WayEscondido, CA 92026

(33.13781,-117.09377)
 

SKILLS

  • Food & Beverage Services
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Food Service

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Must be available for one shift per week.
  • Must be available for a minimum of 3 months

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