Volunteer opportunity description

Sunday evening, October 6th, Help Habitat for Humanity's ReStore Chicago bundle donations at the True Value Fall Reunion show! Suppliers to the True Value show may choose to donate merchandise from their booths to Habitat for Humanity.  Work with Habitat staff and volunteers to help gather, pack and wrap donations from the trade show for transport to the ReStore.

This event will take place on Sunday, October 6th at McCormick Place - 2401 South Prairie Avenue Chicago, IL 60616.  The work will begin at 4:45pm and is expected to go until 10 or 11pm.

If you would like more information, contact Jonathan, Volunteer Coordinator, at volunteer@restorechicago.org with any questions.  If you would like to commit to volunteering at the event, you can register at:

https://www.habitatchicago.org/donation-bundling-true-value-october-6th

More details will follow via email for registered volunteers the week before the show.

Dinner and a t-shirt will be provided to all volunteers.

  • work as a team to identify which booths have designated items for donation
  • work as a team to pack and bundle the donations
  • accurately record which booths had donations as well as the number of pallets packed at each booth

 

Requirements

Volunteers must:

  • be at least 18 years old to participate
  • wear close-toed shoes
  • have the ability to lift/push/pull a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • be at McCormick Place by 4:45pm to receive training and orientation

 

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers on these days:
October 06, 2019

Volunteer opportunity location(s)

About the organization

ReStore Chicago

Contact:
Jonathan Ryskamp
Volunteer Coordinator
Organization’s website:
http://www.restorechicago....
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