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Arboretum location only, 10001 Research Blvd. (183) between Golfsmith and Target, next to GNC and Jersey Mike's Subs. Please call first, 512-346-5959, to make sure there is some surplus and as a courtesy heads up. Best time is around 8 p.m. Thursday, but Snap will hold the food overnight if you call Thursday night asking for a Friday morning pickup between 8-11 a.m.
Enter through front door and identify yourself as KAF volunteer picking up surplus. Employee will guide you back to walk-in cooler door. Food will be sorted with the most perishable food on the upper shelf to help us manage the food supply. All food on BOTTOM two shelves is ours to take. If it's too much to take, start at the top and leave what you need from the lower shelf for the next run. Please message site coordinator or post on Facebook volunteer page if you leave any food behind.
Deliver to Safeplace, 1515 Grove Blvd Austin, TX 78741. Turn left as you enter the gates and look for drive-up speaker box with camera. Announce yourself as a Keep Austin Fed volunteer with a food donation, pass through double gates, then into the building on the left to check in with desk clerk. Capacity: about 200 Snap meals
Bring reusable grocery bags, plastic totes, or coolers with icepacks to transport food.
7 Positions Filled | 4 Impacts | 5 Hours