Volunteer opportunity description

Help fight hunger in immigrant, Black and Brown communities in New York. Our communities have been significantly affected by COVID-19 and the Food Pantry program allows our high-risk communities to receive food and survive in these difficult times. 

Volunteer positions available in our Food Pantry Programs:

Tasks may include: unloading food (heavy lifting- ability to lift 10 lbs up to 50 lbs); assisting the food pantry staff by bagging cans, fresh produce, and other food items.

For intake volunteers: comfortable using computers. entering clients’ data into our system (we will train you), Spanish language skills

Available Shifts: 

Jackson Heights, QNS hours: Tuesdays 8am-2pm, Weds 9am-2pm, 12-7pm (tech savvy Volunteers needed for intake assistance)

Bushwick, BK hrs: Thursdays 8am-2pm and Friday 9am-2pm



  • Leadership skills and team player attitude
  • Ability to commit to a consistent shift for at least 3 months 

Our volunteer needs

We need volunteers who are free at these times


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Make The Road New York

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