The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
This is a fun and rewarding experience! Join us to stock shelves, shop alongside your neighbors, or help out in the warehouse. This is a great way to help provide food and support to your neighbors in need?
WBAEFS Food Shelf volunteers are responsible for helping to create a welcoming and positive environment for our neighbors. Market Volunteers help to greet neighbors upon arrival and assist with shopping by explaining the shopping process, offering assistance with bagging and departure. Stocking Volunteers help maintain a clean and visually appealing market area by restocking as needed as well as organizing shelves and ensuring freshness of food products. Warehouse Volunteers help accept, weigh, sort and shelve food deliveries. See below for specific days/times.
Food Shelf Market Volunteers are scheduled during our daily shopping hours (M-F) for 3-hour shifts.
Food Shelf Stocking Volunteers are scheduled for 2-hour shifts daily.
Warehouse/receiving Volunteers serve a 2 1/2 hour shift sorting and recieving food deliveries.
Help is needed:
Stocking Volunteers-- Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 8:00-10:00 am, Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:00-4:00 pm
Market Shopping Volunteers-- Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:00-1:00 pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 - 7:00 pm