Purpose: The Delivery Assistant Volunteer will assist the Operations Coordinator in packing and delivering fresh, locally grown produce throughout the greater Boston and Middlesex County regions.
Tasks/Responsibilities: Work with a team of volunteers and staff to pack fresh, local produce at the World PEAS Food Hub. Ride in the delivery truck with the Operations Coordinator to deliver produce, helping to load/unload boxes, push a hand truck, and navigate to delivery sites.
Time Commitment:This position takes places on Tuesdays from 9am to 5pm for the months of September and October.
Site/Supervision: This position takes place at the World PEAS Food Hub located at 199 Crosby St. Lowell, MA (from 9am to noon) and in our delivery truck (from noon to 5pm.) This position reports to the World PEAS Food Hub Coordinator and works alongside the Operations Coordinator.
Benefits: Contribute to a small but growing non-profit organization with a mission of training new farmers and increasing access to fresh food for low-income communities in Massachusetts. Learn hands-on about the aggregation and distribution logistics of a local Food Hub operation. For each week of service, volunteers receive a small CSA share filled with fresh World PEAS produce!
Contact Info/Next Steps: To inquire about this volunteer position visit www.nesfp.org/volunteer or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Requirements & Commitment
- Tuesdays from 9 am to 5 pm