Volunteer opportunity description

Assist in Emergency Food Delivery for Senior Households

Volunteers are needed Tuesdays and Fridays to hand deliver emergency food boxes to home bound senior (older adult) households, who are unable to leave their homes due to the COVID-19 health crisis. Shifts are from 8a.m. to 1p.m. (AM shift) and from 12p.m. to 5p.m. (PM shift).  

To register please go to https://hungervolunteer.volunteerhub.com/events/search?q=Deliver+Emergency+Food+for+Seniors

  • Volunteers will assist in receiving food box delivery and then deliver food boxes to assigned households within the NYCHA campus. 
  • Volunteers will work in pairs and be provided with PPE, as per guidelines from the Department of Health.
  • Volunteers should be of age (18+), be in good health, and capable of lifting boxes 25+lbs. 

**Please volunteer safely! If you have experienced COVID-19 symptoms or have tested positive, or if a member of your household has experienced COVID-19 symptoms or tested positive, please do not volunteer until you or your household member has been symptom-free and fever-free without taking any medication for at least several days.**

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We need volunteers who are free at these times


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About the organization

Hunger Free NYC

Erika Hernandez Burke
Civic Engagement Coordinator/Civic Corps Member
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