ReStore Volunteers

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If you are interested in volunteering with us, you must first attend a Volunteer Orientation.

Volunteer Orientations are held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at 2pm and again at 6pm. These meetings are held at our Admin Office located at 2201 S. Pacific Hwy, Medford 97501 and they last about 30 minutes.

If you have scheduling conflicts or questions, please reach out to us at (541) 779-1983 or habitatvc@roguevalleyhabitat.org.

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 9am-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

 

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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

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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 us 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