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Volunteer

General Store Organizers

General Store Organizers

Purpose and Objective: To help Serving Seniors process the in-kind donations we receive.  This may include counting, sorting, and organizing donations and helping us thank donors.

Location: The Gary and Mary West Senior Wellness Center, 1525 Fourth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Responsibilities may include:

  • Keep our General Store of donated supplies organized and easy to navigate
  • Inform our team when our inventory of certain items is running low
  • Record donor contact information, type and quantity of items (s) donated
  • Sort greeting card donations by theme (e.g., general encouragement, various holidays, etc.)
  • Write thank-you notes to donors

Qualifications and Required Skills:

  • Legible handwriting
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently
  • Dependable and responsible

Appropriate Attire: Casual but professional

Time Commitment:

  • 1 to 1.5 hours per week for a minimum of 3 months
  • Your shift can be anytime between 8:30am and 4:00pm on Mondays or Thursdays.  The exact time and day of your recurring weekly shift will be decided at the start of your service to allow flexibility around your schedule.

Training and Support Provided:

  • Preliminary training and weekly direction from the Volunteer and Activities Team
  • All necessary materials will be provided
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