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New Volunteers - Sign up for our next Remote Orientation

DURATION

30-60 Minutes

WHERE

The Orientation will be held remotely via zoom.  Volunteering will take place on site at Household Goods, Inc., 530 Main Street, Acton.

WHEN

Saturday, February 6, 2021, 10am EST

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Must be over 14 years old and able to lift and move large and sometimes heavy furniture.  

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

We rely on hundreds of volunteers to help receive goods from donors and then distribute them to people in need. Every year, our volunteers help 7000 people from 2500 homes. 

DESCRIPTION

High-school students with time to spare?

  • We are looking for furniture movers to help move furnishings in and out of storage pods.
  • Immediate openings after school until 4 pm, Wednesdays and Fridays; other shifts may be available. 
  • COVID safety measures include  social distancing and all volunteers wear masks. 
  • Visit Householdgoods.org  to sign up for the volunteer orientation session.
  • Volunteers must  be at least 14 years old

ITEMS NEEDED

You MUST wear a mask and closed toe shoes (like sneakers).  Strength and dexterity to move sometimes large and/or heavy furniture. Furniture movers work together to move larger items and use hand trucks and carts. 


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Volunteers must be at least 14 years old.


NEXT STEPS

Register as a volunteer on our site and sign-up for our New Volunteer Orientation.


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.
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  1. Visit the volunteer section of our website.
  2. Complete the online registration volunteer form.
  3. Let them know you learned about this opportunity through PGK.
  4. Once you have completed the form, you will be asked to select an orientation session. 
  5. Select the next New Volunteer session.
  6. Need help?  Call Laura at 978-635-1710 ext. 6 with any questions or for help with registration.
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