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Mobile Food Pantry

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

About

Positions0 Remaining
ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Registration OpensTill registration closes
Registration ClosesAny time before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Age LimitAll Ages
Description

The Senior Hunger Coalition will be packaging 225 bags to be delivered to Athens seniors who are identified as being food insecure. We will be receiving a large amount of food delivered from the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia. We will package the food in an assembly line style and move the bags to various sites within the Athens Community Council on Aging building for later pick up. We will also be delivering 20 bags of food to home bound seniors.

Youtube Video of Mobile Food Pantry Experience!

Requirements
Close toed shoes. Some boxes and bags may be heavy. So volunteers should be able to lift at least 30 pounds.

Volunteers interested in delivery shifts MUST have prior background check on file.
Parking DetailsPark in parking lot.
CausesCommunity Persons with Disabilities Environment Health Food Insecurity, Hunger Poverty & Basic Needs Older Adults
SkillsSoup Kitchens Nutrition Help w/People Elderly Assistance Food Distribution Food Preparation
GivePulse
7 Positions Filled | 4 Impacts | 11 Hours

Location: We will be in main front building called the "Harris Room", 135 Hoyt St, Athens, GA 30601

Shifts (2)

ShiftStartEndDescriptionPositions
 
8:00am10:00am The Senior Hunger Coalition will be packaging 225 bags to be delivered to Athens seniors...4/10Over
10:00am3:00pm Volunteers will drive and deliver bags of food to home bound seniors. The route generally...3/5Over