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MCC Thrift & Gift Shop - Elmira

Mennonite Central Committee Ontario (MCC)

   About the Position

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 it 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.

MCC Thrift & Gift Shop has volunteer opportunities in the following position:

Housewares & clothing Sorting/Pricing: volunteers are needed to sort, price, and display donated items
- In consultation with managers, make decisions on what items are saleable
- Using established pricing guidelines, price items for floor display
- Sort donations and place in designated areas
- Keep workroom area tidy

Position Qualifications

Ideal for: An Individual, Student Placement
Age: 14+

Area(s) of Interest: Environment, Maintenance, Retail Sales/Donations

Skill(s): Customer Service, Verbal Communication, Creative Thinking, Respect, Calculating

Training / Work Condtions

Training Details: In-house training and job shadowing provided
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.
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Accessible work space
Transportation: Car required

Time Commitment

Duration: 4 - 6 months
Weekday - Daytime
3 or 4 hour shifts weekly Mondays or Fridays

   Contact Information
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Greg Krauss
59 Church Street West Elmira, N3B 1M8
Township of Wilmot,Township of Woolwich,Township of Wellesley,Outside Waterloo Region

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