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About the Position
Position #: 19583
OrganizationMennonite Central Committee Ontario
Position: Thrift Shop Volunteer - New Hamburg Thrift Centre
Location: New Hamburg Thrift CTR, 41 Heritage Drive, New Hamburg, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: By volunteering in a thrift shop you assist in the process of "Reducing, Reusing, Recycling" AND help to raise valuable resources for peace and justice programs in Canada and around the world. You may only be one person, but be one person who makes a difference by volunteering with us!

MCC’s Thrift shops take gently used clothing, housewares and furniture and turn them into cash to support Mennonite Central Committee programs.

Mennonite Central Committee (MCC), a worldwide ministry of Anabaptist churches, shares God's love and compassion for all in the name of Christ by responding to basic human needs and working for peace and justice.
Description: New Hamburg Thrift Centre has volunteer opportunities in the following positions:

Sporting Goods Sorting & Pricing: a volunteer is immediately needed to sort, price, and display donated sporting equipment

Cashiers: assist customers by processing cash, debit/credit payments and packaging purchases - no experience necessary we will train you

Receivers: friendly folks to accept donations from donors with a smile, offer a sincere thank you, and perform initial sort.

Housewares: we need lots of help to sort and price the high volume of housewares donations!
Training Details: In-house training and job shadowing provided, at no cost to volunteer
Working Conditions: Volunteers are working in a fast paced team setting, interacting with diverse customers and other volunteers. Positions may require standing, freedom of movement and some moderate lifting.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: 3 or 4 hour shifts weekly or monthly
Age: 14+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: Car required
Accessibility: Accessible work space
Area(s) of Interest: Communication/Public Relations, Maintenance/Trades, Retail Sales/Donations
Skill(s): Customer Service, Verbal Communication, Creative Thinking, Respect, Calculating
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.mcco.ca
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Karla Richards
Phone: 519-745-8458
Address: 41 Heritage Drive New Hamburg, N3A 2J3


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(Townships Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich)
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2
Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559
Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm
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