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Shepherd’s Care Foundation: Thrift Store

Oct 31, 2017

Volunteers Needed for Treats n’ Treasures

Shepherd’s Care Foundation: Thrift Store

 

(Minimum 2  hours per week; flexible shifts)

Monday - Friday:  10 a.m.- 6 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Duties include: 

  • Unpacking donations and inspect for suitable selling
  • Pricing and placing items on shelving, tables and in warehouse
  • Keeping store tidy and clean
  • Answering phones and responding appropriately to callers’ inquiries
  • Covering store (minimum hours) for Manager to attend meetings as necessary
  • Handling monetary transactions (cash, debit, credit card) in absence of Manager.  

 

Experience required: Will train

 

If interested, please contact:

 

Samantha Tewitz

Volunteer Coordinator

Treats n’ Treasures

Email: satewitz@ualberta.ca

Phone: 780-436-8662

 

About Shepherd’s Care Foundation

The Shepherd’s Care Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that provides quality care and accommodations for more than 1,800 seniors across six campuses in Edmonton and Barrhead. Founded in 1970, Shepherd’s Care provides innovative aging-in-place services with excellence, including independent living, supportive living, supportive living with dementia and long-term care.

 

Treats n’ Treasures is a new initiative put on by the Foundation with residents in mind. Shepherd’s Care wanted to do something to help those who will be downsizing their home and  looking to donate large furniture and other items they no longer need. Shepherd’s Care is happy to be able to provide this second-hand outlet to not only its residents, but to the broader Edmonton community.

 

All proceeds from the store will support the lives of seniors living at Shepherd’s Care Foundation.

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