Volunteer

The Charity Cottage is looking for volunteers!

We have created committees for passionate people from our community to join based on their interests. Take a peek at the committees below and see which fits your personality!

Processing:

Inventory & Pricing:

  • Sorting through many different kinds of items and placing them into categories we have defined
  • Putting items into the inventory database

Internet Sales:

  • Updating social media systems already in place (Facebook, Twitter, Google+, etc)
  • Adding new products to online stores (eBay, charity cottage website, etsy)
  • Designing new advertising, working with and highlighting special deals if available

Retail Sales:

  • Creating bulletins, pamphlets, and flyers
  • Organizing flyering and deciding where to best place bulletins (churches, libraries, etc)

Repair & Restoration:

  • Cleaning and polishing
  • Light repairs
  • Restoration of items including furniture

Display & Design:

  • Work with our design specialist (an interior designer) to understand what items go where
  • Put out inventoried items on our shelves!
  • Decorate for special events and holidays
  • Rearrange displays every so often to keep them fresh

Please see www.volunteermatch.org for more in-depth descriptions of our volunteer positions.

Call (540)206-3385 to get involved, meet new friends, have fun, and make a difference!