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Metro Caring

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 90 people are interested

Metro Caring is in need of volunteers on Thursdays and Fridays in our market and warehouse! As Denver's leading frontline anti-hunger organization, Metro Caring meets people's immediate need for food while also sustainably addressing the root causes of hunger and poverty. Using a multifaceted approach, Metro Caring is an innovative leader in addressing the root causes of hunger, with programming offered in Healthy Food Access, Nutrition Education, and Wrap-Around Programming. Specifically, we need help on Thursdays and Fridays with the following volunteer roles:

- Warehouse Assistant: Volunteers in our warehouse will help will help inspect, clean, sort and box food donation deliverers. This area does not require heavy lifting. Great experience for group who want to work together.

- Market Assistant: This position will help participants select food items while they shop in our market. It is a customer service focused position and is great for volunteers who want to interact with participants.

Volunteer opportunities are structured into shifts, with morning shifts being 9:00a-12:30p and afternoon shifts being 12:00-3:30p.

Interested? Fill out an application today! metrocaring.org/volunteer

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About Metro Caring

Location:

1100 East 18th Avenue, Denver, CO 80218, US

Mission Statement

Metro Caring provides nutritious food to hungry families and individuals while promoting self-sufficiency.

Description

Metro Caring is a non-profit hunger relief organization that operates one of the largest food pantries in Denver. Last year, Metro Caring provided 148,000 emergency and self-sufficiency services to low-income and homeless individuals. These services included almost $360,000 in utility assistance; work related items, such as tools and boots; and ID documents. Every day, Metro Caring distributes more than two tons of food to families and individuals in need through the Metro Caring Market, where every family who visits shops for a four-to-seven day supply of healthy and nutritious food.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1100 East 18th AveDenver, CO 80218

(39.74466,-104.97298)
 

SKILLS

  • Food & Beverage Services
  • Nutrition
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Food Service
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 14
  • Orientation or Training

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