Volunteering FAQ

How do I sign up to volunteer?

What kind of work will I do at the ReStore as a volunteer?

Can volunteers work at the store everyday?

How old to I have to be to volunteer at the ReStore?

What should I wear while volunteering at the ReStore?

Will I be served lunch while volunteering at the ReStore?

Can I bring my personal items with me to ReStores?

Can I just show up and begin my work?

Do volunteers receive a discount for working at ReStore?

 

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How do I sign up to volunteer?

CLICK HERE to register as a volunteer for the ReStore.

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What kind of work will I do at the ReStores as a volunteer? Volunteer work includes: STOCKING – accepting donations, testing donations to make sure they work, cleaning/assembling/repairing donations prior to stocking, making sure donations are priced prior to stocking, stocking donations on sales floor and keeping the store inventory organized and clean. SELLING – helping customers find items, providing advice to customers, running the cash register and helping customers load their purchases. OFFICE WORK – customer data base entry, maintaining store business and operational materials.

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Can volunteers work at the store every day? Volunteers are needed at the ReStore Tuesday –  Saturday, 9am – 5pm. The ReStore is closed on Sundays and Mondays.

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How old do I have to be to volunteer at the ReStore? Volunteers under the age of 16 are not permitted to volunteer at the ReStore.

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What should I wear while volunteering at the ReStore? Dress for volunteers is casual (t-shirts and jeans). Wear clothing you can get dirty, including sturdy boots or closed-in shoes and work gloves. Sandals are not permitted.

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Will I be served lunch at ReStore while volunteering? Volunteers are responsible for their own lunch.

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Can I bring my own personal items with me to the ReStore? Volunteers are responsible for any of their personal possessions they choose to bring.

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Can I just show up and begin my work? Upon arriving at the ReStore the first time every volunteer must complete a volunteer information form, which includes agreeing to the Waiver of Liability and the Volunteer Code of Conduct.

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Do volunteers receive a discount for working at ReStore? Volunteers who sign up to work a consistent regular shift receive a 20% discount on an item at the store.

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