Help out your Neighbors at the Food Shelf


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1884 Whitaker StreetWhite Bear Lake, MN 55110
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About

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

Warehouse/receiving Volunteers - Tuesdays 12:00-2:00 pm

Skills

  • Nutrition
  • Merchandising
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 hours once a week or every other week
  • Desire to help provide food and support to your neighbors in need.

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