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I consider it a privilege to work at a company that is a pioneer of the fair trade movement. The mission adds deep meaning and fulfillment to the work I do each day.

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For me it was very fast, I filled out some paperwork and then I was good to go.

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The pace usually was steady with flow of traffic.

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They have continuiously expanded their locations and I think they will still do that in the years to come to help even more people in countries that struggle with poverty.

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Health insurance, dental, vision; paid vacation and sick time, employee discount.

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I worked an average of 8 hours a day, 5 days a week.

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3-4 hours usually

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I look forward to it every time I volunteer because I know this time I spend working for free is helping someone else make money for their family.

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Talk to Alex about why you want to volunteer there and how many days you are available.

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I have no idea, it is a very stress free job

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