Food pantry volunteer - Immediate Need

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The Salvation Army of Summit County

  • 12 people are interested

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Distribute food to those in need!

Many of our services will be opening soon. We're have many days that we need help in the pantry.

All social distancing and safety measures are in place.

How can you help?

Distribute food in the pantry - Assist clients with picking out food products from the pantry and freezer in the amount/quantity of items according to family size.

Restock - Restock and front-face shelves; date/rotate stock from back

Follow food storage procedures - Ensure that all items are handled and stored properly

Maintain/Clean storage and work areas - Must be able to organize and keep up with minimal paperwork

Sign in and out of the building

MUST BE ABLE TO LIFT UP TO 25 LBS - Must be able to stand, lift, sit, and kneel

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About The Salvation Army of Summit County


190 S. Maple St., P.O. Box 22520, Akron, OH 44302, US

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


With three corps and seven service units, The Salvation Army of Summit County offers a wide variety of programs to persons in need across the county. Homeless men and women with children can stay in one of the only family shelters while they look for affordable living accommodations. With free groceries and hot meals, families and individuals can stay well nourished. Utility assistance is on hand to people who have a disconnection notice on their gas or electric. At the Child Development Center, preschool children learn basic skills necessary to enter and excel in kindergarten. The Learning Center, an academic after school program provides homework help as well as time for creative outlets. Children and youth participate in character building programs fostered through an array of recreational activities, music and spiritual guidance. Seasonal giving programs allow low income families to enjoy and celebrate the holidays with donated gifts and food. More than twenty thousand individuals are served through our centers in Summit County.

Crisis Support


We'll work with your schedule.


190 S. Maple StreetAkronAkron, OH 44302



  • Food & Beverage Services
  • Customer Service
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Food Service
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • The shifts available are: Monday 1:00pm - 3:00pm; Tuesday 1:00pm - 3:00pm; and Friday 1:00pm - 3:00pm. Time commitment needed from the volunteer is one or more of these 2-hour time slots.

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