Lakeville Food Shelf Rescue Food Pick-up Volunteer


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Messiah Lutheran Church16725 Highview AvenueLakeville, MN 55044


We have an opportunity for a committed volunteer to help us on an ongoing basis by picking up donated food (A.K.A. Rescue Food) at the Target in Lakeville on Saturday mornings.

Duties include:

  • Pick-up happens in the mornings, you will need to be at Target about 7:30 am and then deliver the food to the Lakeville food shelf. Typically you will be done by 9 am each week.
  • You will need to use your own vehicle and gas, plus carry insurance on your vehicle.
  • You will go to CUB to pick up the donated food and immediately bring it back to the Messiah Lutheran Church Food Shelf to unload, weigh and put away in the appropriate temperature zone.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 25 pounds.
Training will be provided.

Available Shift:

  • Saturday mornings, approximately 7:30 am - 9:30 a, 1-1/2 - 2 hours each week.

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  • People Skills
  • Community Outreach
  • Relationship Building

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Saturdays, 7:30 am - approximately 9 am, weekly
  • must be able to lift 25+ pounds. Please apply at:

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