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Food Pantry Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Jewish Family Service Agency

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JFSA is a social service agency located in Las Vegas, NV. Inspired by the Jewish principle of "Tikkun Olam" - repairing the world one life at a time - Jewish Family Service Agency welcomes people of all backgrounds. We are currently seeking volunteers to assist with our food pantry operation - a fun and lively environment! Our food pantry is constantly growing, and we are looking for volunteers to help us grow while serving our clients with the dignity and respect they deserve. This position is a busy one that provides a huge sense of fulfillment.

Pantry Volunteer responsibilities include:

- Greeting clients curb side and checking them in to receive food.

- Verify client information: name, household size, address, etc.

- Bring food out to cars and place in trunk for contactless pick up.

- Making food bags and keeping them replenished throughout the day.

- Stocking food pantry shelves.

- Assisting with other special tasks such as receiving shipments, sorting through

food drive donations, holiday prep, etc.

*All volunteer positions may require lifting up to 25-35 lbs.

The work that we do at the food pantry is very rewarding. You will go home with the feeling that you truly made an impact on someone’s day, which you have.

If you are interested in volunteering for JFSA’s food pantry, you can contact Food Pantry Manager Katy Cordova-Brooks at kcbrooks@jfsalv.org or via phone at 702-732-0304 x 112 with any questions or to learn more about volunteering in the food pantry.

6 Shifts

  • morning / 08:45 AM to 11:45 AM
    Monday
  • morning / 09:00 AM to 11:45 AM
    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
  • afternoon / 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Friday
  • afternoon / 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM
    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
  • afternoon / 12:30 PM to 02:00 PM
    Monday
  • afternoon / 02:00 PM to 04:30 PM
    Monday
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Jewish Family Service Agency

Location:

2309-B Renaissance Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89119, US

Mission Statement

We are a social services agency servicing the Las Vegas and Henderson communities. We are actively looking for prospective volunteers interested in joining our diverse team. Inspired by the Jewish principle of "Tikkun Olam," repairing the world one life at a time, Jewish Family Service Agency supports people of all backgrounds without regard to religion, race, age, disability, sexual orientation and national origin. providing professional social services to families and individuals in times of need.

Description

JFSA was founded in 1977 to provide essential and affordable social services to the community. JFSA's programs touch the lives of well over 5,000 people in Clark County each year. JFSA is a non-sectarian agency and is funded through private donations, fund-raising programs, and a number of grants. We are a member of the Association of Jewish Family and Children's Agencies (AJFCA) the umbrella association of more than 150 JFSAs in North America.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Homeless & Housing
Hunger
Community, Homeless & Housing, Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 6 shifts

WHERE

2309-B Renaissance DriveLas VegasLas Vegas, NV 89119

(36.07652,-115.15334)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Service
  • Food Delivery / Distribution

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • 3 or 4 Hours Per Week (we can be flexible on this)

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