Backpack Stuffer

(United Way of Bruce Grey, Backpack Program)

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Position ID: V-GRE0001 Last Modified: 27 Apr 2018 Last Full Update: 27 Apr 2018
Opportunity Details
ContactBackpack Program Coordinator, United Way of Bruce Grey; Phone: 519-376-1560; Fax: 519-376-5458; Email: backpacks@unitedwaybg.com
DutiesAssist in 'stuffing' backpacks with back to school supplies, based on the age and gender of the recipient.  
 
The United Way of Bruce Grey conducts a community collection of back to school supplies. These supplies are then pulled together into backpacks for 4 different age ranges. Based upon applications for back to school supplies, backpacks are created for the specific gender and age of the children and youth.  
 
Help is needed to create these backpacks.
More Info Linkwww.unitedwayofbrucegrey.com
Ages12 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAnyone ; Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a mental disability ; Persons with a physical disability ; Persons with a visual impairment ; Men ; Women ; Families ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestDonations - Stationery Supplies ; Shelf Stocking / Warehousing / Inventory
Skills/ExperienceDependability & Trustworthiness ; Team Work
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Short Term (3 months or less)
Interaction LevelSolitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon
SeasonsSummer
AccessibilityPartially Accessible
Location380 9th Street East Owen Sound
Number of PositionsGrey County: 10 individual(s) ; Owen Sound: 10 individual(s) 
 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingTraining on the job
TransportationCar required ; Volunteer is responsible for own transportation
CostNone
Police CheckNot Required
Start DateOn or after 15 May 2018
End Date28 Sep 2018
Referrals1
Agency Details
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Organization NameUnited Way of Bruce Grey, Backpack Program
Office PhoneJun 11-Aug 25, 2018: dial 2-1-1 on your keypad * Aug 26 onward: call United Way Office at 519-376-1560
Toll Free PhoneUnited Way Office 1-800-794-1728
Fax519-376-5458
E-Mailbackpacks@unitedwaybg.com
Websitewww.unitedwayofbrucegrey.com
Address & Map
380 9th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 1P1
 
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