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Franklin AveMinneapolis, MN 55414


A food defender is the link between those in need of nutritious food, and the grocery stores or farmer's markets willing to donate. The food defender will assist with the transportation of produce from one location in the Twin Cities area to another. The transportation is currently done through personal vehicles, but bikes and bike trailers will soon be available.

This volunteer opportunity allows individuals to interact with the community, assist with reduce food waste in the greater TC area, and gives back to the community! The time commitment for this position is a weekly re-occurring food rescue, which takes approximately one hour. Most food rescues are done with 2-3 volunteers, so it is a great opportunity to meet new people.


  • Food Delivery / Distribution

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hours per week

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