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Volunteer Opportunity

Client Transportation Driver

Posted by
Gaithersburg HELP
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Gaithersburg, MD
New
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Published 3 months ago

Drive our Gaithersburg seniors and adults with disabilities to medical and social service appointments in the local area. Usually, wait with client and then return client to home. For lengthy appointments, return and pick up client when client is ready.

Must have valid driver's license, clean driving record, auto insurance, and access to a reliable vehicle. A background/MVA check will be performed.


General duties include:


  • Logging into the client database to book clients requests for rides and/or do so via email.
  • Contacting clients at the time of booking the rides and contacting clients the day before their appointment to verify desired pickup time and destination addresses too.
  • Transporting the clients to and from their medical or service appointment; target destinations are generally within a 20-mile radius of downtown Gaithersburg.


Requirements for Volunteer Drivers


Our volunteer drivers:


  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Must have an active Maryland driver’s license in good standing (a chauffeur's license is not required)
  • Since drivers will use their own vehicles for client appointments, your vehicle must be registered in Maryland, and have vehicle insurance with personal auto liability limits of at least 30,000/$60,000, the Maryland minimum


Minimum Age for Volunteers: 21


We need volunteers who are free: Weekdays

Drive our Gaithersburg seniors and adults with disabilities to medical and social service appointments in the local area. Usually, wait with client and then return client to home. For lengthy appointments, return and pick up client when…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    January 15, 2021
    12:00 AM EST
  • End Date
    July 15, 2021
    12:00 AM EDT
  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
Gaithersburg, MD, USA

Apply to This Volunteer Opportunity

Instructions:

Contact person: Volunteer Coordinator, Call: 301-216-2510 Box 6, Email: volunteer@gaithersburghelp.org, and/or learn more about this program at http://www.gaithersburghelp.org/volunteer/drivers. When ready to apply, click “Volunteer Application” or go to www.gaithersburghelp.org/volunteer-application and follow the directions.

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