Curbside Market Volunteers


(43.19175,-77.65948)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1999 Mt. Read Blvd.Rochester, NY 14615

Customers shopping on our new truck.

About

Program Decription: Foodlink's Curbside Market is a farmers’ market on wheels that strengthens our mission to end hunger and leverage the power of food to build a healthier community by bringin fresh affordable produce to public housing sites, community centers, and health centers. Join our team as we encourage healthy eating and improve accessibility to sustainable food in Rochester and our surrounding counties.

Volunteer Need: Assist Curbside Market operator in loading/unloading the truck, handle transactions, and engage with customers about the benefits of eating fresh foods.

Shifts: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-1:00pm | 1:30pm-6:00pm | 2:30pm-6:30 pm

Skills: Excellent customer service, adept at working out simple math mentally, comfortable in a fast-paced setting

Sign up: Go to the "Get Involved" tab on Foodlink’s website (foodlinkny.org), click "Sign Up to Volunteer" and select a shift. You will be contacted within 24 hours about the position.

Contact: For more information, please call Eric Lintala at 585.413.4068 or curbsidevolunteers@gmail.com

If you are interested in volunteering, please include your phone number in your response to this posting.

Program Schedule: http://foodlinkny.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/2016_Curbside_Monroe_full_schedule.jpg

Skills

  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Retail / Sales
  • Relationship Building
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Food Service

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hours/week
  • Please reply with phone number. Ability to lift 40 pounds
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