• A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 83 people are interested
 

MoGro Weekly Produce Pack

Save to Favorites

ORGANIZATION: MoGro, Mobile Grocery

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 83 people are interested
Image_202005250930

MoGro Mobile Grocery is a nonprofit mobile grocery based in Albuquerque. Our main goal is to make nourishing food accessible to more families in central New Mexico by removing barriers of distance and cost that can inhibit access to healthy eating.

We help to make healthy food more accessible through two main programs - our CSA program and our partnership program. Through our direct sales program, our members purchase a bag of produce on a sliding scale based on what they can afford ($6 with EBT, $12 or $20). This program is open to everyone regardless of income status. Our members pre-order bags for pick up each week at one of our pickup locations in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Espanola and Pecos.

Our second program focuses on larger scale distributions with partner organizations like Presbyterian Community Health, Three Sisters Kitchen, CNM, and UNM Truman Health Center. We work with these organizations and institutions to build bags for communities beyond those that we typically work with. For example, we work with Presbyterian Community Health by working closely with health care providers to offer no and low cost access to healthy, produce and other local and traditional foods to families with children experiencing food insecurity.

With large volumes of produce going so many different directions, we first bring it all to Roadrunner Food Bank, where we rent space to pack our bags and store our food, to sort, pack and redistribute.

This is where YOU come in! We need help packing our produce and grocery bags for our members and partner organizations. We pack every Tuesday from 2:30 - 6:30pm at Roadrunner Food Bank.

Send us an email if you're interested in having a hands-on impact helping make healthy, nourishing food more accessible! Once we answer any questions you might have, we will send you the link to our SignUp page where you can sign up for a future Tuesday night pack! We look forward to hearing from you!

2 Shifts

  • afternoon / 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM
  • 04:30 PM to 06:30 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
More Shifts

More opportunities with MoGro, Mobile Grocery

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About MoGro, Mobile Grocery

Location:

N/A, Albuquerque, NM 87109, US

Mission Statement

To work with under-served communities to support sustainable local food systems and eliminate barriers to healthy food.

Description

MoGro is a non-profit mobile grocery service working to support sustainable local food systems and eliminate barriers to affordable healthy food.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Hunger
Community, Health & Medicine, Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

Roadrunner Food BankAlbuquerque, NM 87109

(35.15901,-106.57609)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • 2 - 5 hours, depending on your schedule
  • Please wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes, and a shirt with sleeves, as we pack in a warehouse environment and it is a safety requirement. Thanks!

Report this opportunity