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Review for Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County, Oakland, CA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

I have volunteered often over the years and love St. Vincent. I would like to address concerns another review made. Volunteers ARE given a lot of training - they watch an orientation video in the morning, and then later are assigned specific tasks. Not much training is required to know how to pour drinks! I very much appreciate that St. Vincent assigns jobs the day of, as a regular volunteer I am well aware that there are many groups that can only come on an irregular basis. Also, the line to serve the community is iMO very very organized. I am wondering if this volunteer was there a day that I was not. In my past four years at St. Vincent I have never had a bad experience.

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Role:  Volunteer & Cooking and serving for years.

Wow, thank you for your glowing review! We rely on regular volunteers like you to help us make the biggest, deepest impact on the folks we serve in Alameda County - thanks for all you do!