ReStore Volunteers

We are closely monitoring local and state COVID-19 guidelines to ensure the safety of our staff and volunteers. Review our safety protocols here.

Restore Volunteers are needed at this time - please call the office at (541) 779-1983 to schedule an Orientation before registering to volunteer.

***At this time orientations are by appointment only. Please call or email Katrina at the contact info below to schedule. 

 

Sign up for a Volunteer Orientation Training to learn more about volunteering at our ReStore by clicking the calendar link above and registering. Orientations are held on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday at 5:30pm at our Admin Office located at 2201 S. Pacific Hwy, Medford. If this time does not work for you please contact the Volunteer Coordinator, Katrina Caudill at habitatvc@roguevalleyhabitat.org or (541) 779 - 1983.

 

Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age and minors must have a parent or guardian present at our orientation to sign a release of liability. 

ReStore Volunteer Opportunities

Our store is a vital part of the Habitat for Humanity model and essential to our success. It also offers the most flexible volunteer opportunity. The ReStore is open Monday - Saturday from 8am-5pm. 

All court ordered community service will be completed in our ReStore. 

Listed below are some of the volunteer opportunities at the ReStore:

Merchandising - Front of the Store

  • Sort, clean, assemble, and prepare merchandise for pricing by staff

  • Place merchandise on store shelves

  • Keep work area neat and clean

  • Assist customers and donors

  • Keep sales area neat and orderly

Skills:

  • Enjoy working with the public

 

Donations - Tuesday, Friday and Saturdays 10am-4pm

  • Receive and unload donations

  • Move merchandise from the loading dock into the store

  • Sort, clean, assemble, and prepare merchandise for pricing by staff

  • Place merchandise in sales areas

  • Load sold items into customer vehicles

  • Keep work area neat and clean

  • Assist customers and donors

  • Clean sales area and loading dock

Skills:

  • Enjoy working with the public

  • Ability to lift and carry heavy items, using hand trucks, dollies, and carts

  • Familiarity with simple tools

 

Cashier

  • Greet customers entering ReStore

  • Operate cash register and credit/debit machine

  • Answer telephone

  • Keep checkout and entrance area neat and clean

  • Assist customers and donors

  • Help process merchandise

Skills:

  • Enjoy working with the public

  • 100 hours of volunteering with Rogue Valley Habitat

  • Must be 18 years of age of older

 

Cleaning Person

  • Sweep sales area, entry, and front sidewalk

  • Wash windows

  • Clean bathrooms and volunteer break area

  • Wash dishes and clean sink

  • Assist with tidying and cleaning merchandise and sales floor

  • Assist customers and donors

Skills:

  • Ability to lift up to twenty pounds

 

Appliance Inspector

  • Test donated appliances

  • Describe appliance condition

  • Price and place on sales floor

Skills:​

  • Familiarity with household appliances and ability to test their basic functions

  • Ability to move appliances using hand trucks and dollies

Become a Core Volunteer!

Rogue Valley Habitat Core Volunteers are critical to our work. We rely heavily on this special group of individuals who devote their time and services on a long-term and regular basis to all areas of Habitat. If you are looking for a way to make a tangible impact in our community, we welcome you to join our Core Volunteer team!

Interested in becoming a Core Volunteer?

Attend a Volunteer Orientation to learn more about our program and available positions, or email Katrina Caudill at habitatvc@roguevalleyhbitat.org  with any questions.

As a Core Volunteer, you make all we do possible, and in return, you'll reap numerous benefits:

  • Enjoy camaraderie with fellow volunteers.

  • Develop new skills.

  • Impact the lives of future homeowners.

  • Habitat Volunteer Swag

  • 20% ReStore Discount (after 25 hours of volunteerism)

  • Be invited to volunteer BBQs and recognition events.

Core Volunteers