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Food Pantry & Community Dining Room Volunteering

With the school year kicking off again, your help in POTS' Food Pantry and Community Dining Room is as vital as ever. Come on down to make new friends, or grab a couple and bring them with you to POTS to show support in our Food Pantry and Community Dining Room!

Morning Shift
From 8:00am to 11:30am, volunteers help our kitchen staff prepare food for lunch service and help pantry staff provide clients with healthy groceries. 


Afternoon Shift
From 12:00pm to 3:30pm, volunteers help our staff serve hundreds of meals to our community. Tasks may include prepping plates, serving meals, washing dishes, and even bagging other food items to prepare for the next day. You might also be asked to take out the garbage and/or move heavy boxes. 

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Eliminate hunger
Families, Homeless, Immigrants, Refugees or Ethnic Groups, LGBT (Lesbian, Gay,Bisexual,Transgender), Low-income communities, People with Disabilities, People with Health-based Concerns

Age Minimum (with Adult): 16+, Minimum Age:18+

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253 Broadway, 8th floor, New York, NY 10007

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