Volunteering

ADOPT-A-FAMILY GIFT SHOPPER

Position Activity:

3-4 hours / Week Days Only
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3507 A 17 Avenue SW , Calgary , AB, T3E 0B6 [Map]
Suitability: Adult , Adult Group (Corporate / Employee), Adult Group (Non-corporate)
Volunteer gift shoppers will work with Closer to Home (CTH) staff to purchase gifts for low-income families in the Calgary community during CTH’s annual Adopt-a-Family initiative. The Volunteer meets with CTH staff to review the recipient family’s wish list, completes and returns the purchases to the CTH office and may help to organize and put things away. Time requirement: 3-4 hour shifts during the 3 weeks leading up to Christmas (Dec 4th – 22nd).
The time commitment is about 1-3 hours of shopping per family, frequently less.