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.
Open Doors Food Bank (Family Connection Center)875 E. Highway 193LaytonLayton, UT84040
You can help fight hunger in Davis County by helping to keep the Open Doors Food Bank stocked with fresh food donations from local stores. This food bank provides nutritious fresh ingredients for meals as well as grocery staples to low income and at risk families throughout the area.
Grocery Rescue Program Drivers collect food from participating grocery stores, load donations into the van and deliver to the Open Doors' Food Bank. Basic volunteer duties include:
Coordinating with Open Doors staff for pickup scheduling
Picking up grocery donations in Food Bank Van
Providing donors with receipt
CDL is NOT required, but drivers MUST be able to drive a 24 foot box truck and lift up to 50 pounds.
This volunteer opportunity is offered through Davis Co. Retired & Senior Volunteer Program and is for people age 55 or greater. Benefits of volunteering through RSVP include:
Mileage reimbursement for travel to and from the volunteer site
Supplemental insurance benefits while serving
Ongoing recognition programs throughout the year
Come join us in making a difference here in our community!
Food Delivery / Distribution
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 55
Orientation or Training
M-F 8:00 am-12:00 pm Choose one or more days/week
Must be able to drive a 24 ft box truck and lift up to 50 pounds.