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Volunteers Needed – Christian Care Association

Could you join the team?

[POSTED ON BEHALF OF CHRISTIAN CARE – THEIR DETAILS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS POST]

We are looking for more volunteers…..

Family Support Coordinator[s]

…..to coordinate the charity’s work of providing food – a lifesaver for so many families

…..to make appeals and manage collection/storage of food and support shoppers

…..to keep records and liaise with committee

…..flexible times but must be a car-driver and free to visit the office one morning a week when most of the above tasks could be dealt with

‘House keeper’ to the Furniture Project

…..to ‘oil the wheels’ of the only free emergency furniture service now available in Merton

…..to be available one morning a week to come to the office to meet with the Administrator who coordinates the work and then go out to visit the stores to tidy and clean where needed, PAT test electrical items, keep the inventory up-to-date. make purchases of new items in consultation with the Treasurer

…..man or woman who is a car driver but not necessarily wanting to drive the van 4

Volunteers [Drivers and Mates] for the Furniture Project

…..each team of 2 to go out at least twice a month, one on weekdays and one on Saturdays for 3-4 hours

4 Befrienders and Shoppers

…..making fortnightly visits to a family either to offer support and /or deliver food parcels

…..ideally car-drivers

Littlehampton Outing Organiser

…..making the plans and preparations to give 34 children a day out to remember

…..involves working at the office, in conjunction with the Administrator, occasionally on mornings in April/May and more regularly in June and until the outing in early July

…..to shadow the current organiser in Summer 2016 and take over in 2017

Falcon Camps Organiser

…..making the arrangements for 20+ youngsters to go to 3 activity camps arranged by CPAS

…..liaising with camp leaders, visiting some families – car driver needed, making travel arrangements

…..work could be done at CCA office or from home between February and August

…..to shadow the current organiser in Summer 2016 and take over in 2017

 

Contact: Gillian Thick, Chair, Christian Care Association Office

Phone: 0203 302 0181 Mobile: 07932 628840 Email: christiancaremerton@gmail.com

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