Organization Details
Organization Name: Portage MCC Thrift Shop
Address: 149 Saskatchewan Avenue East
131 Saskatchewan Avenue East
Portage la Prairie MB  R1N 0L7
Organizational Description: We are a non-profit Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) thrift shop. Operating out of two buildings, we divide donations between clothing, household, and other smaller items to the Thrift Shop, and furniture, sporting goods and other larger items to Furniture Plus.
In the Furniture Plus building, we also operate "The Common Thread" which is Portage's only dedicated quilt and notion shop.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Description of Duties: This is a virtual volunteering opportunity. The Volunteer Copywriter is responsible to create/write texts for social media, press releases, and other advertising/marketing content. Further position details will be provided upon application.
Skills Required: Copywriting, English (training and orientation provided)
Skills Gained/Related Careers: Copywriter
Age: 17 and under, 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment: Daytime, Evening, Weekend
Virtual Volunteers can work whenever they want, as long as applicable deadlines and due dates are met in a timely manner.
Location of volunteer opportunity: Central
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
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
Certificate of recognition
How to Apply: Phone: 204-239-4836
In Person
Closing Date: May 31, 2021