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2939 - Bingo Volunteer > Please apply for a August & September, 2022 start!
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Volunteers will be advised of our new location for BINGO


Roots Community Services (RootsCS) is a multi-service charitable organization that primarily serves the Black, African, and Caribbean communities within the Regions of Peel and Halton. Our programs are geared to children age 6 to seniors well into their 90s. For more information about our organization, see the Social Media 'links' near the bottom of this posting.We seek Bingo Volunteers to represent RootsCS in a weekly 'customer service' role every Tuesday at a Bingo Hall  in Brampton (2.5 to 3 hour shifts). Bingo is a part of RootsCS's fundraising initiatives. 


  • Provide excellent customer services to patrons 
  • Sales of Bingo cards to customers
  • Ring up sales
  • Handle money
  • Provide the customers with the correct change and receipt
  • Check the float at the beginning of the shift
  • Cash out and balance float at the end of shift
  • Return unsold cards and totals to the Bingo Coordinator for return to inventory
  • General observance of any COVID-19 health/safety requirements at Bingo Country, for the protection of patrons, volunteers, and staff

PLEASE APPLY for an August start to volunteering, and by no later than September 30th. Volunteers with 'profiles' in Volunteer MBC's Referral System (please UPLOAD your RESUME) can indicate your interest in becoming a Bingo Volunteer by clicking the yellow box 'Apply Now!' (above), which will place your name/contact info confidentially on a list of volunteer 'Applicants' that will be readily accessed by RootsCS. We will contact you, likely by email, so be sure to check your 'Junk'/'Spam' folders in your 'inbox', just in case, plus leave space on your voicemail.


Volunteers will benefit from personal growth and satisfaction from helping others, while supporting a worthwhile, profile charitable organization Volunteers will improve and develop thier customer services and communication skills + Volunteers will become part of the volunteer family at RootsCS, where they can grow and foster professionl and personal relationships Have the opportunity to be part of our expanding volunteer program with both exciting and community-building events.


  • You're 'customer service' oriented, including being an 'ambassador' for RootsCS in this 'role'
  • A volunteering engagement of AT LEAST 3 MONTHS is requested
  • You are committed to being on time weekly for your shift (see TIME COMMITMENT, below)
  • Organized, trustworthy (Police Check required), with the ability to engage in on-the-spot cash transactions with patrons
  • Able to volunteer as part of our team, plus be independent and dependable

SCREENING will be 'virtual' (by telephone/email or virtual), unless advised otherwise (see DESCRIPTION, above).

Min Age: 18   
Police Check: Required   
Driver's Licence: Not required   
Proof of Vaccination: Not required

Time Commitment
This is a Medium Term (4 - 6 months) commitment starting 2022-08-01
Shifts are available on the following days
 - Tuesday Morning, Tuesday Afternoon

STANDARD SHIFT: Tuesday, from 11:30AM - 3:00PM
Occasional shift: Tuesday, from 9:00AM - NOON


TRAINING and ORIENTATION will be provided by the Volunteer Engagement Coordinator 

More Details
Areas of Interest: Fundraising, Office Administration, Customer Service
Accessibility: Fully Accessible Workplace
Ideal for: Individuals, Newcomers, Older Adults
Apply before: 2022-09-30

How to Contact
Send an Email Message
Social Media Community Services

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