St Vincent Industries (SVi) in Hobart is a social enterprise operated by the St Vincent de Paul Society Tasmania. St Vincent Industries provides employment opportunities and skills training to people living with a disability, while also providing a valuable service to the community. As well as undertaking textile sorting activities, SVi predominantly produces rags and sells them a wide range of customers including engineering, manufacturing, and mechanical businesses. SVi’s Rag Van is well known in and around Hobart; and the number one choice of many environmentally responsible and socially aware businesses that treat SVi as their preferred supplier of rags and other fabric products. All profits from SVi go towards supporting St Vincent Industries and the good works of the St Vincent de Paul Society Tasmania in the community.
Volunteering at St Vincent Industries is a great way to make a positive impact in the lives of people living with a disability, while also gaining valuable skills and experience. Volunteers can help to support SVi’s important work, ensure that our workers know that they are valued, and that our customers receive the highest quality services possible. Additionally, volunteering at SVi provides a unique opportunity to learn about a truly social enterprise and the ways in which business can be used as a force for good in the community. The duties of an SVi volunteer could include:
Volunteering at St Vincent Industries is an incredibly rewarding experience that provides a unique opportunity to make a positive impact in the lives of people living with a disability, while also gaining valuable skills and experience. Here are some compelling reasons to consider volunteering at St Vincent Industries:
Overall, volunteering at St Vincent Industries is a great way to give back to the community, while also gaining valuable skills and experience. Whether you are looking to build your resume, meet new people, or make a difference in the lives of others, volunteering at St Vincent Industries is a uniquely rewarding and fulfilling experience. So, why not get involved today and see what you can achieve? To get started, register your interest above and our Volunteer Campaign Coordinator will contact you.