Food Shelf Assistant
THE BRICK MINISTRIES INC
A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
1 person is interested
Food Shelf Assistants work under the supervision of the Food Shelf Manager to guide clients through the food shelf, and stock shelves as needed.
This position has considerable contact with the public. Successful food shelf volunteers will have a respectful and accepting attitude, good personal hygiene, and dress appropriately (including closed toed shoes). A polite attitude towards clients and volunteers is mandatory. All volunteers are required to sign a confidentiality aggreement to ensure information on individuals served is not disclosed to anyone other than staff members.
Volunteers may be required to lift up to fifty pounds.
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
- Unloading food trucks
About THE BRICK MINISTRIES INC
420 ELLIS AVE., ASHLAND, WI 54806, US
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.
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.