The Providence YMCA is located in a community where 1 in 4 children are considered food insecure. In order to help support area families with hunger needs, the Providence YMCA volunteers have partnered with Harvesters to provide school aged children a free snacks two evenings a week.
Volunteers are needed to help run this program Monday and Wednesday evenings 5-6pm. Volunteers schedule the days they would like to volunteer at least one week in advance. Scheduling is very flexible.
In this role volunteers will help set up tables and chairs for kids cafe, help pass out prepackaged meals, and help with clean up after kids cafe.
This opportunity requires a one time training prior to volunteering to go over the program policies and procedures. This training will only require a half hour or less.
The opportunity will also require a background check prior to volunteering. The background check can me emailed to volunteers.
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
Good Match For
Teens People 55+
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 13
- Orientation or Training
- Each kids cafe shift is an hour and 15 min
- Volunteers can wear comfortable clothing in this position