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Housing Set-up Volunteer

Start date: Ongoing
Last updated 

Location: Primarily off-site in the DC Metro area (exact location disclosed to volunteers).*

Time Commitment: This volunteer position is an on call opportunity. The Logistics Specialist will contact the volunteer 1-2 weeks in advance regarding upcoming housing set-ups. These opportunities occur every 1-2 months (subject to change). Most housing set-ups are completed in 2-4 hours on a week day, between 10AM and 6PM. 

Responsibilities: The Housing Set-up Volunteer will help the Logistics Specialist prepare and furnish homes for new refugee families. The Housing Set-up Volunteer will meet the Logistics Specialist directly at the home to unpack, assemble, and arrange items to create a welcoming home. Housing Set-up Volunteers may assist the Logistics Specialist with picking up and transporting donations, assembling beds, and other tasks as needed.

Skills & Qualifications: Volunteers must be able to collaborate with others, work well as part of a team and handle client information confidentially. It is preferred (not required) for volunteers to have access to a personal vehicle for transportation and moving items and be able and willing to lift 75lbs.  

How to Apply:

RSVP to a volunteer orientation