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Humanitarian & Disaster Relief with Matthew 25 Ministries

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ORGANIZATION: VANTAGE Aging Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

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As a Volunteer at Matthew 25 Ministries you will help sort donations that will be shipped to over 72 different Countries; including the United States. This provides the poorest of the poor with basic and necessary items for survival.
As you process donations:
Inspect- check donated product for rips, stains, flaws, broken or missing pieces and the overall integrity

Sort- inspect and fixed product usually get placed in a basket or container

Pack- the product will then be packed in either a bag, a tote or a gaylord shipping box

Matthew 25: Ministries is an international humanitarian aid and disaster relief organization helping the poorest of the poor and disaster victims locally, regionally, nationally and internationally regardless of race, creed or political persuasion. By rescuing and reusing products from major corporations and manufacturers, Matthew 25: Ministries provides basic necessities, nutritional supplements, educational materials, micro-enterprise supplies and disaster relief across the US and worldwide.

Whatever your passion and purpose is, we are here to connect you to local nonprofits. Our program is exclusive to those 55 years+ and residents of Greater Cincinnati.

2 Shifts

  • morning / 09:00 AM to 11:30 AM
  • afternoon / 12:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About VANTAGE Aging Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

Location:

644 Linn St., Ste. 620, Cincinnati, OH 45203, US

Mission Statement

Promoting a positive perspective on aging.

Description

RSVP (Retired and Senior Volunteer Program) is an AmeriCorps Senior program with VANTAGE Aging. We connect volunteers age 55 and older with opportunities to serve their community. As the largest volunteer network for older adults in the nation, RSVP matches volunteers with organizations where their time, interest, talents, knowledge, and experience are most effectively utilized to meet important needs in our community. Our main objectives are to help in these fields;
- Nutrition & Food Support
- Elderly Companionship
- Adult Education and Employment
- Other Community Priorities

As a RSVP volunteer, you would receive:

  • Nationally counted and recognized volunteer hours
  • Additional free liability insurance while volunteering
  • Free recognition events, incentives, and opportunities to socialize with other RSVP volunteers
  • Free in-person and/or virtual trainings

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Crisis Support
Disaster Relief
Advocacy & Human Rights, Crisis Support, Disaster Relief

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

11060 Kenwood RoadCincinnati, OH 45242

(39.26625,-84.37231)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Relief Care & Shelters
  • Disaster Response

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 55
  • This opportunity is flexible. You can sign up for days that fit your availability
  • No special skills required. Some light lifting and counting.

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