|Duties of Role||Remove labels from clothing in preparation for donation to charity serving impoverished children and youth. Open cardboard boxes of clothing; breakdown boxes for recycling; stack boxes and discard plastic bags. |
|Benefit(s) to the Volunteer||Fun working with other volunteers; the knowledge that you are helping financially disadvantaged children and youth receive fashionable, attractive and good quality clothing!|
|Start Date||On or after 17 Mar 2014|
|End Date||31 Dec 2014|
|Hours Awarded to Students||Yes|
|Ages||14 year(s) - 80 year(s)|
|Police Check||Not Required|
|Skills/Experience||- Enthusiasm and a pair of scissors! |
- Good eyesight would be helpful.
- Some volunteers can also open boxes, break down the boxes for recycling, and stack the boxes.
- Set out clothing and keep distribution area in order.
|Qualifications/Certification||14 + and Able to lift 25lbs and up|
|Length of Commitment||Short Term (less than 3 months) ; One day or multiple days as your time allows. We generally schedule volunteer teams on Mondays and Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. until 2:15 p.m.|
|Minimum Hours||5.25 / Day|
|Location||6675 Millcreek Drive Unit#2 L5N 5M4 - Mississauga Rd./ Hwy 401 area|
|Link to Map||maps.google.ca/maps?q=2480+Meadowvale+Blvd,+Mississauga,+ON&hl=en&sll=43.603255,-79.76843&sspn=0.011188,0.022724&oq=2480+Meadowvale+Blvd&hnear|
|Accessibility (AODA)||Partially Accessible ; The location is wheelchair accessible.|
|Transportation||Must Provide Own Transportation|
|Main Contact||Laurie Hicks, DRMS - Lead, Peel Children's Aid Foundation; Email: email@example.com|
|Social Media Links|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/peelcaf|
|Potential Schedule||Monday: Morning (9:00am - 2:15pm) |
Tuesday: Morning (9:00am - 2:15pm)
These dates may vary (especially following long weekends).
Other dates may be arranged for Organizations wishing to have their group volunteer.
|Number of Volunteers Req'd||Mississauga: 12 individual(s) |
12 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Training-on-the-job - On the spot (very easy work)|
|Areas of Interest||Children/Youth (Work with) ; Family ; Group Volunteering ; Poverty/Homelessness ; Setup/Cleanup ; Special Event Support (General Help) ; Thrift Shop Support Volunteer|
|Suitable For||Youth (16 to 18) ; Young Adult (19 to 24) ; Adult (24+) ; Family Group ; Corporate Team/Group|
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|Organization Name||Peel CAS|
|Address & Map|
|Toll Free Phone||1-888-700-0996|