Bell Ringer

Opportunity ID: 3012

Organization Details
Organization Name: Salvation Army
Address: 85 Keslar Rd
Winnipeg, MB R3T 6A5
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Organizational Description: The Salvation Army is passionately committed to eradicating poverty and caring for people who are struggling. The Salvation Army is working to address the dehumanizing scourge of poverty and injustice and educate the public about what is means to live in poverty-and what they can do to help.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: Smile! Be warm, courteous and approachable.

Make eye contact and be attentive. Try and make a connection with as many individuals as possible. Have a joyful attitude and say "Merry Christmas" to perspective donors.

Express your appreciation each time you receive a donation. Be grateful and remember to say "thank you".

Be prepared with handouts (calendar cards, Faith and Friends, etc.) Please do not be aggressive with handouts and respect the wishes of the donor.

Dress appropriately and look your best. If you are a uniformed Salvationist please wear your uniform.

Ring the bell gently to acknowledge a donation. Please be aware of the shops around you and avoid aggressively ringing the bell.

Please be punctual and committed to working your assigned shift.

Be sure you do not obstruct the flow of traffic at any Kettle location.

Do not change the location of a kettle. The kettle coordinator has worked hard to place the kettle at a strategic location that meets the approval of the local store manager.

Never eat, read, smoke, text, listen to head phones or talk on the phone while attending a Kettle.

It is preferred that if possible you do not sit while you are working at the Kettle.

Never leave the Kettle unattended.
Skills Required: Friendly, welcoming personality!
Polite, courteous and outgoing
Trustworthy and dependable.
Enjoy working with the public
Skills Gained/Related Careers:
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
The Ketttles are out Monday to Saturday. Shifts are two hours long, from 11am to 9pm. Shifts: 11am- 1pm, 1pm- 3pm, 3pm- 5pm, 5pm- 7pm, and 7pm- 9pm
Location of volunteer opportunity: Winnipeg
Does opportunity require a criminal record check? No
Does opportunity require a child abuse registry check? No
Opportunity is available to candidates that: Are fulfilling volunteer hours for credit
Uses a wheelchair
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
How to Apply: Email: Wairimu_Njeri@can.salvationarmy.org
Phone: 204-975-1033 ext. 113
Closing Date: Dec 24, 2018
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