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Social distance shopper volunteers wanted to support visually impaired folks in Norfolk County

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NORFOLK COUNTY RSVP

  • 17 people are interested

We are seeking volunteers who will do a local food shop once or twice a month for a blind and visually impaired person in Norfolk County. Communicate by phone or email with an individual needing support to receive a shopping list, and chat briefly to get to know each other a bit. Arrange to leave shopping bags at door and receive prompt reimbursement for the shopping cost,
Due to our grant requirements we seek volunteers age 55+ who are local residents of Norfolk County for this volunteer opportunity. You will be matched with an appropriate individual after you participate in a remote training orientation.

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About NORFOLK COUNTY RSVP

Location:

PO Box 310, 614 High St, Dedham, MA 02027, US

Mission Statement

Norfolk County RSVP Volunteer Program is dedicated to meeting community needs by connecting volunteers age 55+ with opportunities that meet their skills and areas of interest. We believe that we are all called to serve one another through the use of our unique gifts and passions.

Description

Make a difference in Norfolk County by connecting your passions with community needs!

Norfolk County RSVP has volunteer opportunities for people aged 55 & over in 28 cities and towns at over 50 volunteer sites. Volunteer opportunities include mentoring pre-release inmates, tutoring elementary school children, drivers for Veterans, meals on wheels and food pantires, friendly visiting, non-profit support services and many more! N.C. RSVP will find the volunteer opportunity that best fits your interests & schedule and impacts the needs that are most critical to our county's communities. N.C. RSVP provides mileage reimbursement, accident & liability insurance, an invitation to our annual recognition event, monthly newsletters, orientation & training.

Emergency & Safety
Hunger
People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Social Work
  • Food Delivery / Distribution

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • One or two food shops per month.

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