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Food Shelf Assistant

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THE BRICK MINISTRIES INC

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
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Food Shelf Assistants volunteer under the supervision of our Food Shelf Manager to guide clients through the food shelf and stock shelves as needed.

This opportunity has considerable contact with the public. Successful food shelf volunteers will have compassion, a respectful and accepting attitude, good personal hygiene, and dress appropriately (including closed toed shoes). A kind and polite attitude towards clients and other volunteers is mandatory. If you enjoy engaging with people in the community, this is the perfect volunteer opportunity for you!

All volunteers are required to sign a confidentiality agreement to ensure information on individuals served is not disclosed to anyone other than staff members.

Specific duties include:

  • Guiding program participants through the food shelf while following established guidelines of amount of food per household size
  • Stocking and straightening shelves when needed
  • Unloading food trucks
  • Processing food and personal care donations
*Due to COVID-19, we are doing curbside pick up only. Food Shelf Assistants will pack up the food for the client and bring it out to their vehicle.

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About THE BRICK MINISTRIES INC

Location:

420 ELLIS AVE., ASHLAND, WI 54806, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission: The BRICK lives Christ’s message to compassionately love and respect those in need. Our Vision: To provide services and build relationships to change people’s circumstances and lives through Christ.

Description

The BRICK Ministries is a partnered effort between local churches, businesses, and residents who share the mission and vision of compassionately helping people in need, serving residents of Ashland and Bayfield counties. The BRICK is a Food Shelf program that distributes food and personal care items at four locations: Ashland, Cable, Cornucopia, and Mellen. The BRICK also has a Benevolence Program that assists with emergency financial resources and provides referrals. The Benevolence Program focuses on budgeting and goal setting to achieve the vision of helping to change not only circumstances, but also lives. The BRICK approaches each situation individually and works to offer practical help, foster healthy relationships, and provide useful services.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

420 Ellis Ave.Ashland, WI 54806

(46.58939,-90.88081)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 10
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 or more hours per week
  • Be able to lift up to 50 pounds

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