Volunteer at the ReStore
Volunteering at the Raritan Valley Habitat ReStore is a great way to support the Habitat mission and give back to the community.
We strive to keep operating costs as low as possible to maximize the amount of money that goes directly to benefit the community, and volunteers are one of the ways to achieve this. Volunteers also help ensure the ReStore is a great experience for donors and shoppers.
Volunteer opportunities include:
Take cash and credit card payments for purchased merchandise. Operate the point of sale system. Perform opening or closing procedures involving cash at the beginning and end of a shift.
Work at the front desk answering customer questions about prices, policies and store layout.
Evaluate incoming donations for suitability and sale-ability. Determine the appropriate department in which to display the item and assign the initial floor price. Move the item to appropriate sales floor display.
Sales Floor General Assistant
Assist with the restocking and/or rearrangement of merchandise displays. Perform cleanup of donated items and help package items for display; assist Pricer/Sorters; assist customers.
Assist delivery drivers and donors in unloading donations off the delivery truck.
Truck Driver Assistant
Assist the ReStore driver in picking up donated furniture and delivering them to the ReStore retail location.
Create promotional materials and uncover promotional opportunities to reach both donors and customers. Design store merchandise displays and store signage.
Repair and Special Projects
Perform general maintenance of the ReStore facility to assure the smooth operation of the store and a favorable customer experience. Design, build, repair or modify display fixtures to be used on the sales floor. Assess and repair donated items.
Assist our IT Team in maintaining any one or all of the business automation applications used by the ReStore.
Assist with administrative functions. Prepare mailings, reports or other duties typical in a busy office environment.
Sign Up Today!
Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Raritan Valley Habitat for Humanity ReStore! To get started, click the button below to fill out and submit the online application form.