Cause Areas


Mon Apr 16, 2018 - Tue Jul 31, 2018


750 Curtner AvenueSan Jose, CA 95125


Make an impact in the fight against hunger. The Summer Meals Program Coordinator will work with Second Harvest Food Bank staff to coordinate summer meal resources for youth. Many students participate in school meal programs during the academic year but when summer arrives they are without this food resource.

The volunteer Summer Meals Program Coordinator will be key to helping youth access meals during the summer months. If you are attentive to details, are an organized person, and like to see results, then this volunteer position is just for you! Together we can create a hunger-free community!

The Summer Meals Program coordinator will have the following responsibilities:

  • Call designated community partners to determine site location and times for the Summer Meal Program
  • Update the program status document and share updates with the Program Manager
  • May assist the Program Manager with additional outreach projects as time permits


  • Organized, detail-oriented
  • Comfortable multi-tasking
  • Experienced with data entry and working with databases
  • Good Customer Service
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • General office experience and experience with Google docs or similar software
  • Ability to work collaboratively with team members
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to promote the mission and activities of SHFB with enthusiasm.

The ideal volunteer will be available 8-12 hours per week between now and July 31. Hours are flexible but must be agreed with the work supervisor. The Volunteer may work remotely, but must be available for periodic on-site meetings with staff.

This is a unique chance to use the skills and expertise you developed over your career to create a lasting impact in your community. We look forward to working with you.


  • Basic Computer Skills
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Community Outreach
  • Customer Service

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 8-12 hours per week between 4/16 - 7/31
  • Volunteer must be 18 years of age or older.

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