St. Vincent de Paul Society Kingston

Local Community - Kingston, ON
Member For 1 year
Alt Phone
Address85 Stephen Street, Kingston, ON
Do you accept secondary/high school student volunteers? Yes
Do you/would you consider accepting post-secondary student placements? Yes

Position open for Friday and two temporary positions Monday and Tuesday from July - September. Our emergency pantry provides 2 days worth of groceries to anyone in need. Anyone who is looking to access our pantry must show ID (mail, or Id of some kind) but does not need to show proof of need. Our pantry is unique as it was created to help fill the gap, if your paycheck did not reach the end of the month or you have run out of food from the food bank or salvation army.

  • Background Check Required
  • Kingston, ON
  • Starting Immediately
  • 3-6hrs / day
  • 3 Spots Available of 3
  • Suitable For: Adults (18+)

Dates and Times

This position will run from 9am-1pm Looking to fill Friday and fill temporary and two temporary positions from June to September for Monday and Tuesday.

Required Qualifications

You need to acquire a CPIC (I can provide a letter to have the cost covered)

Position Responsibilities

There are going to be two people in pantry to help as some days can be very busy with growing numbers. One person could be at the computer checking people in, or taking information from new clients. The second person can help get the pantry order ready for a client. There are a few options for the clients to pick from.

Volunteer Benefits

This position is really important, and has the most contact with our clients. They come to the desk to ask questions or to ask for staff. Knowing you are able to support our clients feed their families or themselves can leave you feeling very rewarded.