Turkey Give-A-Way: VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

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GOOD SAMARITAN HUNGER CENTER

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Good Samaritan Hunger Center, S.L.A.A.P., Terrance Mitchell of the Cleveland Browns and Akron rappers Ampichino and Chino Nino present:

Turkey Give-A-Way

When: November 25th, 2019 from
9am-6pm

Distrubtion starts @ 12 pm

Where: Summit Lake Community Center

380 West Crosier Akron, OH 44311

Turkeys and trimmings will be provided to those who have signed up for the Turkey Give-a-Way. We estimate approximately 500 turkeys will be distributed!

Volunteers are needed for intake, truck unloading, unboxing and sorting, ushering, monintoring stations, running, and clean up. Volunteer activities range from 2 - 3 1/2 hour shifts. You may sign up for more than one shift and/or more than one activity.

We need your help at the Turkey Give-A-Way; a distrubtion that ensures our community members will not face hunger during the Thanksgiving holiday week.

Volunteers should arrive 15 minutes prior to shift start time.

Age limit: 16

Good Samaritan Hunger Center Contact:
Phone: 330-864-8520
Email: sylvia@goodsamaritanhungercenter.org

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About GOOD SAMARITAN HUNGER CENTER

Location:

PO BOX 5753, AKRON, OH 44372, US

Mission Statement

We provide nutritious and delicious hot meals and grocery bags of food at community centers in Akron area neighborhoods. The hot meals and grocery bags are served in a spirit of encouragement and hospitality to anyone who comes.

Description

Thank you for your interest in Good Samaritan Hunger Center (GSHC). GSHC was the vision of Sister Jordan Haddad and incorporated as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in May 1982. We continue to serve the needs of the hungry in Akron, OH and surrounding communities. At GSHC, hunger is not an option.

GSHC is a mobile food pantry. In 2018, GSHC provided 153,000 meals and this year, GSHC is close to distributing 50,000 pounds of fresh produce. GSHC is also providing 1,000 weekend bags of food per month to a local public elementary school starting in late October.

WHEN

Mon Nov 25, 2019
09:00 AM - 06:00 PM  

WHERE

Summit Lake Community Center380 W Crosier St.Akron, OH 44311

(41.0591,-81.54208)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Ushering
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • ~3 hour shifts. If possible, we would like to have a couple volunteers stay for the entire event (~6 hours).
  • Volunteer Training will take place on November 21st, 2019 from 5:30-6:30pm at Summit Lake Community Center

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