(May Court Club of Barrie, Barrie)
Opportunity Details: Volunteer Member
The May Court Club of Barrie, established in 1970 (Barrie's first civic club) is a volunteer organization of dedicated members committed to helping those in need in our community.
We run the May Court Shop - Ladies Consignment boutique in downtown Barrie and fundraise in events such as the Homes For The Holidays. Other opportunities within the club include volunteering with seniors and delivering nutrition to local schools. A meeting is held once a month. Social exist too.
This is an ideal organization for volunteers who enjoy people, want to meet new friends, give of themselves with time, early retirees. Check us out by visiting the May Court Shop at 54B Maple Ave.
|Contact||Linda Lomano, Convenor - Membership, May Court Club of Barrie; Phone: 705-737-1322; Email: vp@MayCourtClubofBarrie.com|
Volunteer in our retail shop, deliver snacks to schools, singsong and party support at seniors centres and so much more.
|More Info Link||www.BarrieMayCourtClub.ca|
|Benefits||Giving yourself to others, meeting new like minded people, making friends. Volunteers are proven to live longer.|
|Clients||The May Court Shop has great customers looking for thrift deals. Event ticket purchasers.|
|Ages||30 year(s) - 95 year(s)|
|Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours||No|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills - Work with others ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service - Retail experience, event planning ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Elder Care ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills - Communicate via computer, computers in the Shop ; Leadership - Many positions available ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR - Facebook, Instagram, e-mails, posters ; Patience - Customer service in the Shop ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Public Speaking - Great but optional ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Skilled Labour ; Team Work ; Web & IT - Always appreciated ; Writing & Editing - Marketing always needs support|
|Commitment Length||Long Term (More than 1 year)|
|Interaction Level||Small Group - In May Court Shop ; Large Group - At meetings, larger events|
|Minimum Hours||4 / Week|
|Accessibility||Partially Accessible - Stairs to lower level in Shop. ; Not Accessible - Not wheelchair accessible ; Designated parking at entrance - May Court Shop has volunteer spots available|
|Location||54B Maple Ave.|
|Number of Positions||Barrie: 30 individual(s)
30 individual(s) needed in total.
The May Court Club is built on volunteers - new applicants welcome. See application form on-line and more information. See: JOIN US on website.
|Training||Orientation - Regular new membership meetings organized. ; Training is provided - May Court Shop training provided for Sales, Receiving, Computer and Cash positions|
|Transportation||Car required - Recommended|
|Police Check||Not Required|
|Additional Requirements||Police check required with certain positions within the club.|