Food Shelf Volunteer
Ely Area Food Shelf
This is an open request for volunteers to assist with a variety of food shelf tasks related to getting ready for those in need in our area.
The Food Shelf is now open on the 3rd Wednesday of the month for personal shopping and distribution of boxed food for those who do not want to come indoors.
As a safety precaution all volunteers and shoppers are required to wear masks, have their temperature taken, answer a few questions about covid-19 exposure, sanitize their hands and wear gloves. Social distancing is practiced throughout the day. Your safety is important to us.
Tasks include but are not limited to the following:
Unload the truck
Assist in distribution
Screening shoppers and volunteers
Answering the phone-scheduling appointments
General clean up
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About Ely Area Food Shelf
PO Box 786, Ely, MN 55731, US
Working to eliminate hunger through community partnerships.
We are a nonprofit Food Shelf that supports those in need in Ely and the surrounding communities. Each month we offer our shoppers the opportunity to receive food on a monthly basis. We need about 75 volunteers per month to meet the needs of the community.