Deliver food to homebound seniors!


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1230 Broadway Ave.Everett, WA 98201

Volunteers of America Western Washington, a Christian human services organization, is dedicated to reaching, serving, and empowering diverse individuals, families and communities.

About

Title of Volunteer Position : Home Delivery Driver


Program Name:
Everett Food Bank/ Snohomish County Distribution Center (1230 Broadway, Everett WA 98203)

Goal & Activities : Deliver food to seniors in the Everett area. Pick a route (5 - 10 deliveries per route) and deliver food each week.


Benefits of Volunteering:
Helping those most vulnerable

Interaction with clients in need

Letter of reference, if requested

Requirements

  • Valid WA Driver’s License and Clean Driving Record (VOA will cover cost of driver's record).

  • Must be able to lift 30+ lbs

  • Adhere to safety requirements

  • Follow proper food handling and storage techniques

  • Comfortable going into clients apartment building activity room and interaction with clients

  • Be an ambassador of Volunteers of America

  • Go through a training period with VOA staff


    Prerequisite Information:
    Attend Volunteer Orientation

    Complete Volunteer Application

    Sign Driver’s Aid Position Description

    Attend driver training

    Timeframe:
    Weekly, Wednesday afternoons


Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekly on Wednesday afternoons
  • Must be able to lift 30+ pounds
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