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.
As a Friday Food Distribution Assistant volunteer, you will assist with setting up tables, bringing in and sorting donated produce and bakery items and miscellaneous foodstuffs. About 180 guests will have the opportunity to "shop" from the tables. You will also assist in cleaning up after guests have finished. Fridays, 9:00 am to noon.
Assist with moving of tables and chairs in dining room to accommodate food distribution
Assist in bringing donated foodstuffs and produce from truck to distribution area
Organize food, keeping them neat and orderly
Check food packages and discard items and fresh produce that is beyond usability
Greet guests as they arrive, and assist as needed
Assist social workers as they request, in effort to best serve guests
Assist with breakdown and clean up following Friday Food Distribution.
You may sign up online here: http://bttr.im/8lbwm or contact Sophie_Crowell@usc.salvationarmy.org