The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Metro Caring is in need of volunteers on Thursdays and Fridays in our market and warehouse! As Denver's leading frontlines hunger-prevention 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 problems related to hunger, with programming offered in Healthy Food Access, Nutrition/Gardening Education, and Self-Sufficiency. 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! https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?AP=489809774.