The Georgian Good Food Box Packers and Drivers

(Georgian Good Food Box (The), South Georgian Bay)

Position ID: V-CWD0316 Last Modified: 30 Mar 2021 Last Full Update: 05 Mar 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactJoan Leonard, Volunteer Coordinator, Georgian Good Food Box; Phone: 705-445-9660; Email:
DutiesVolunteer drivers assist with deliveries of food boxes to distribution sites (Collingwood, Clearview and Wasaga Beach) and/or individuals in the surrounding communities.  
Volunteers help with packing fruits and vegetables for monthly good food box orders
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BenefitsTeamwork, common goal, fun and friendship
ClientsAll ages
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a hearing impairment ; Persons with a mental disability ; Men ; Women ; Families ; Groups ; Individuals
Areas of InterestFood Services / Nutrition ; Manual Labour / Physical Labour ; Program Coordination / Support ; Transportation / Driver / Delivery
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Customer Service ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work
Commitment LengthVarious Commitment Lengths, minimum once per month 2-3 hours on third Wednesday
Interaction LevelSolitary ; Small Group ; Large Group
Minimum Hours2 / Month
Dates and TimesWednesday: Morning, Afternoon 
3rd Wednesday of the month
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
LocationCollingwood, Wasaga Beach, Stayner
Number of PositionsClearview (Simcoe County): 4 individual(s) ; Collingwood: 4 individual(s) ; Creemore: 2 individual(s) ; New Lowell: 2 individual(s) ; Simcoe County: 2 individual(s) ; Stayner: 2 individual(s) ; Wasaga Beach: 4 individual(s) 
20 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationNear public transit ; Driver License required ; Car required ; Volunteers are responsible for their own transportation. Car, license and insurance required for delivery driver positions.
Police CheckNot Required
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
Organization NameGeorgian Good Food Box (The), South Georgian Bay
Office PhoneOffice: 705-445-9660
Address & Map
Collingwood, ON
Mailing Address421 Minnesota St 
Collingwood, ON 
Canada L9Y 3S6