Drop-in Volunteer

Organization Details
Organization Name: 1JustCity at the Pimicikamak Wellness Centre
Address: 621 Balmoral St
Winnipeg MB  R3B 2R4
Website: http://www.1justcity.ca
Organizational Description: 1JustCity is an organization that supports three drop-in community centres in Winnipeg's core neighbourhoods: West Broadway, Osborne Village, and Central. Our services include daily meals, art, senior's programs, sharing circles, haircuts, showers, laundry, toiletries, and clean undergarments. In the winter months we also run the pop up warming centre in Osborne Village: Just a Warm Sleep.
Volunteer Opportunity Details
Volunteer Opportunity ID: 4391
Description of Duties:

Drop-in Volunteers support our community drop-in lunch and dinner programs, and other programs. They serve coffee, sandwiches, and other snacks; clean up after guests, do dishes, and other tasks to keep the place running smoothly.
But most importantly, Drop-in Volunteers work to ensure that the drop-in is hospitable and welcoming to all, helping us to build meaningful relationships with people who may not have that luxury elsewhere.

Skills Required:

No special skills required.

Skills Gained/Related Careers:

Drop-in Volunteers will have the opportunity to engage meaningfully with a diverse group of people - people they may not otherwise ever have the chance to meet. Help us break down the barriers that separate us in our city.

Age: 18-30, 31-54, 55+
Time Commitment:

We have a variety of daytime and evening options at each of our three drop-in sites. Please visit our website at www.1justcity.ca/volunteer and select apply to whichever site you are most interested in. Thanks!

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: Fulfilling volunteer hours for school credit
Are able to attend with a support person
Uses a mobility device
Required to complete community service
French speaking / Bilingual (French and English)
Speaks another language (other than French or English): Indigenous languages
Organization will provide: A letter of reference
How to Apply: In Person
Online: www.1justcity.ca/volunteer
Closing Date: Dec 22, 2024