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Volunteer at a Thanksgiving Food Drive!

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Union Settlement

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 13 people are interested
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Help our program staff spread holiday cheer and help distribute Thanksgiving meal packages to members of the community. Volunteers will help pack and distribute food items that were collected through our Thanksgiving Food Drive.


Interested individuals or groups should email Kayla Duffy at kduffy@unionsettlement.org with the subject line "Thanksgiving Meal Service Volunteer". This opportunity is from 10am-4pm. We ask that volunteers commit to at least 2 hours during the day.

3 Shifts

  • Tue Nov 24, 2020 - morning / 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM
  • Tue Nov 24, 2020 - afternoon / 12:00 PM to 02:00 PM
  • Tue Nov 24, 2020 - afternoon / 02:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE DAYS WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Union Settlement

Location:

237 E. 104th Street, New York, NY 10029, US

Mission Statement

Union Settlement is an on-the-ground resource for East Harlem residents of all ages, and a passionate advocate for the needs of underserved communities. Since opening our doors in 1895, we have brought education, wellness and community-building programs to our neighborhood, empowering New Yorkers with opportunities to better their lives. By helping our neighbors realize their goals, we build the vitality and success of East Harlem.

Description

Founded more than a century ago, the Settlement has built a strong tradition of responsiveness to community need - developing child health stations early in the century, advocating for equal opportunity in sanitation, public housing and education from its inception. During the Great Depression, the Settlement provided food and employment and hope to many destitute families, preparing them for a better future. The Settlement has grown to become one of the largest human service agencies in East Harlem, serving more than 12,000 individuals on a daily basis out of 16 community locations with essential services including child care, mental health, education, care for the elderly, HIV/Aids services, adult education and much more.

Community
Hunger

WHEN

Tue Nov 24, 2020
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM   This opportunity has 3 shifts

WHERE

237 E 104th StreetNew York, NY 10029

(40.78996,-73.94434)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Service

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 10am-12pm, 12pm-2pm, 2pm-4pm, or 10am-4pm

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