Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

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Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

Thank you for wanting to help in the fight against hunger in our community! We could not do what we do without our volunteers! SHFB distributes 50 million pounds of food to our 700 non-profit agencies thru-out 14 counties in NC and 5 counties in SC. More than 40,000 volunteers will contribute more than 120,000 hours to us this year and there will still be more work to be done!

Volunteers help us sort, inspect and pack food and other items in our warehouse uptown at 500-B Spratt Street, Charlotte NC. All volunteers will be working in the warehouse so please wear comfortable clothing and closed toe shoes.

SHFB is open for volunteers 17+ years of age Tuesday thru Friday 9-12 and 1-4pm. Thursday evening 6-8pm and Saturday 9-12noon or 1-3PM. Ages 13 thru 16 with an adult can volunteer on Thursday evening 6-8pm and Saturday 9-12noon or 1-3PM.

To schedule volunteer time, please visit our website at www.secondharvestmetrolina.org Click on "Donate Time" and Click on "Register" to view our calendar and schedule volunteer time.

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About Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina

Location:

500-B Spratt Street, Charlotte, NC 28206, US

Mission Statement

Feed hungry people by soliciting and distributing food and other grocery products through partner agencies. Educate people in the community about the nature of and solutions to problems of hunger.

Description

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina serves 19 counties in the Metrolina area. We help over 700 hunger-fighting agencies get food to serve to needy people. Over 200 of our agencies are in Mecklenburg county. Our warehouse runs 6 days a week to get out thousands of pounds of food a week. Last year, we distributed 50 million pounds of food to our partner agencies!

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

500-B Spratt StreetCharlotte, NC 28206

(35.25571,-80.82671)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 13
  • Each shift is 3 hours.
  • Volunteers need to be able to bend and follow directions so that products can be sorted properly.

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