Help Us Create A More Equitable Health System

We've partnered with The Color of Care documentary from Executive Producer Oprah Winfrey -- streaming now on the Smithsonian Channel. Learn more below and find ways to get involved today.
Read More
  • 43 people are interested
 

Food Pantry Client Services Volunteers

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: William Temple House

  • 43 people are interested

Food Pantry Volunteers needed at William Temple House

William Temple House, in NW Portland, has openings for Food Pantry Client Services Volunteers (the currently available weekly shifts are: Tuesdays 12:30pm-3pm, Wednesdays 12:30pm-3pm, and Thursdays from either 10am-12:30pm or 12:30pm-3pm.

Duties:

  • Stock food pantry and supply center shelves with the assistance of other staff and volunteers.
  • Maintain cleanliness and neatness of pantry area with the assistance of other staff and volunteers.
  • Welcome clients and assist in the distribution of emergency food, hygiene items and other supplies to a diverse client population.
Requirements:
  • Ability to communicate clearly and respectfully with fellow volunteers, staff, and occasionally challenging clients.
  • Be able to lift and carry 25+lbs. Able to work on feet. This is a physical job.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail a must.
  • Pass a criminal background check.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Make a 3 month volunteer commitment.

Please visit our web site at http://www.williamtemple.org/volunteer/ to complete the volunteer interest form. All applicants must submit a completed volunteer application and complete the volunteer interview.

For more information please contact Cliff Johnson, Director of Volunteers & Outreach, at cjohnson@williamtemple.org or (503)715-0248.

2 More opportunities with William Temple House

Request failed
{{ opp.title }}
This is a Virtual Opportunity.
{{ opp.location }}
We'll work with your schedule
{{ opp.dateStr }}
{{ opp.timeStr }}
More
Opportunities

About William Temple House

Location:

2023 NW Hoyt St., Portland, OR 97209, US

Mission Statement

William Temple House restores hope and renews strength in individuals and families in a welcoming and respectful atmosphere.

Description

Founded 55 years ago, WTH is a beloved nonprofit organization that restores hope and renews strength in individuals and families in a welcoming and respectful atmosphere. With low and no-cost mental health counseling, a food pantry, and faith-neutral spiritual care, we lend a helping hand to Portland’s most vulnerable populations. We serve the whole person-mind, body, and spirit. A social enterprise, our thrift store, provides revenue to support our operations.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Crisis Support
Hunger
Community, Crisis Support, Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2023 NW Hoyt StPortland, OR 97209

(45.52729,-122.69282)
 

SKILLS

  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • One or more shifts per week.

Report this opportunity