M4C Volunteering at Good Sammy

On Thursday December 10, 2020, the youth from Mission4Christ assembled a team of passionate young people to volunteer at the Good Sammy warehouse in Canning Vale.

Good Sammy has 27 op shops across WA and strives to reduce waste by recycling 6 million kilograms of pre-loved goods every year.

Good Sammy also does an amazing job in expanding employment opportunities for people living with disability and helping them develop their skills. The Canning Vale warehouse has more than 120 employees living with disability that work in various roles.

We got to work alongside Good Sammy’s incredible employees, sifting through various donated goods. Our group was separated and stationed to different parts of the warehouse, sorting through clothes, jewellery, toys, electricals and homewares. It was an eye opening experience to see how much work was involved in just one day alone.

We would like to thank our generous volunteers and Good Sammy Canning Vale for hosting us and giving us the opportunity to see what goes on behind the scenes.

Johanna Peres