To help The Mississauga Food Bank to achieve its  fundraising goals during our Easter, Thanksgiving, and Holiday grocery store food drives.

Responsibilities

  • Standing at the door of the grocery stores and ask people to make a monetary or food donation
  • Signing up for at least 1 day ( 6- 7 hours) at each of our annual campaigns (There are three campaigns Easter, Thanksgiving and Holidays)
  • Arriving on time at the location
  • Welcome volunteers and sign them in
  • Provide support and leadership to volunteers
  • Maintaining a positive, professional and enthusiastic attitude
    Learn the language and branding of TMFB
  • Responsible for handing the donations to the truck driver or staff lead
  • Provide feedback about volunteers and campaign in general

Qualifications

  • Enthusiastic and enjoys engaging with the public
  • Comfortable asking people to donate funds or food
  • Experience receiving cash donations
  • Experience with fundraising and events
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A team player and reliable
  • Leadership skills

Time Commitment

To participate at  3- 6 hours shift at each of our annual Fundraising Campaigns (Spring, Thanksgiving and Holiday Campaign)  

Training Provided

One hour training provided before each campaign.

Benefits of the role:

  • Play an integral role in helping the Mississauga Food Bank achieve its fundraising goals
  • Develop skills such as leadership, communication, customer service, organization, and teamwork that can be used in future endeavors
  • Increase in knowledge about The Mississauga Food Bank’s values, mission, and vision

Location

Various locations across Mississauga