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Volunteer opportunity description

Get ready to sort, pack, box, weigh, and label to get these much-needed food items out the door to fellow New Yorkers.

Large groups and families are welcome. Choose one or both Saturday shifts:

Morning Shift: 10:00am-12:30pm
Afternoon Shift: 1:30pm-4:00pm


IMPORTANT NOTES:

  • This project will take place at our Warehouse at 355 Food Center Drive in Hunts Point in the Bronx (6 train to Hunts Point, then Bx6 to Food Center Drive/Hunts Point Market.)
  • Volunteers age 5 and up are welcome. (NOTE: High school students may attend independently if they bring Food Bank's youth volunteer waiver completed by a parent or guardian. Email volunteer@foodbanknyc.org to request a copy of the youth waiver. Youth in middle or elementary school must be accompanied by at least one adult per five youth.)
  • Please wear sturdy closed-toe shoes and refrain from wearing jewelry that may slip off while working.
  • While the project is indoors, some areas of our Warehouse are not temperature-controlled. Please bring extra layers to stay comfortable throughout your shift.


Sign up here as volunteer spaces are limited for this special Saturday event!

Questions? Reach out to us at volunteer@foodbanknyc.org. 

Requirements

  • Volunteers age 5 and up welcome (1 adult chaperone required per 5 youth volunteers under 16).
  • Please wear sturdy closed-toe shoes and refrain from wearing jewelry that may slip off while working.

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers on these days:
July 20, 2019

Volunteer opportunity location(s)

About the organization

Food Bank For New York City

Contact:
Food Bank For New York City
Volunteer Engagement Team
212-566-7855 ext: 5
Organization’s website:
http://www.foodbanknyc.org
Volunteer opportunity website:
https://volunteer.foodbank...
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