Fair Oaks Adult Activity Center2600 Middlefield Rd.Redwood City, CA94063
Second Harvest Food Bank (SHFB) of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties provides food to more than one quarter of a million people each month. The Brown Bag Program sponsored by SHFB serves low-income older and disabled adults in Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. Volunteer Brown Bag Delivery Drivers take a bag of nutritious food weekly in their own vehicles to homebound or disabled members who cannot pick-up their food from one of the Brown Bag Program locations.
Basic Duties and Responsibilities:
Work closely with Site Leader to determine a list of members who require home delivery and delivery routes.
Work with Site Leader to determine a back-up driver to fill-in for vacations and time away.
Fill/pick-up bags with food twice monthly and deliver to each Brown Bag member on the route.
Maintain delivery information of everyone on the route.
Make sure deliveries are checked on attendance roster.
Pick-up empty bags from members and return them to the site.
Commit to twice monthly deliveries for a minimum of one year.
Sign the volunteer records form at the Brown Bag site and provide the number of hours worked.
Attend home delivery training every 2 years.
Minimum age 18
Minimum 1 year commitment
Able to provide your own vehicle for deliveries
Valid California driver’s license
Valid auto insurance
Successful completion of background check (to be renewed every 2 years)
Excellent customer service skills
Enjoy working with older and disabled adults
Ability to lift or carry items weighing up to 25 lbs.