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Mobile Food Pantry

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016
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About

PositionsMany Remaining
ApprovalOrganizer will approve registrants
Close DateAny time before the event 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 Disabled Environment Health & Medicine Hunger Poverty & Basic Needs Seniors
SkillsElderly Assistance Food Distribution Food Preparation Help w/People Nutrition Soup Kitchens
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)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Wed, Mar 16 8:00am
End: Wed, Mar 16 10:00am
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.4/10Over
Start: Wed, Mar 16 10:00am
End: Wed, Mar 16 3:00pm
Volunteers will drive and deliver bags of food to home bound seniors. The route generally takes 1-2 hours and can be completed anytime between 10am-3pm.

Volunteers MUST have prior background check on file for delivery shifts.
3/5Over