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Senior Food Distribution

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ORGANIZATION: Shared Harvest Foodbank, Inc.

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
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Help Shared Harvest Staff and Volunteers Distribute food to over 100 families that are part of our CSFP program also known as our Senior Food boxes. These shifts do occur primarily outdoors as the goal is to give food by utilizing a drive thru model. Volunteers are needed to assist in loading products into cars as safely and effectively as possible!

2nd and 3rd Friday of every month in Hamilton
9:00am-11:00am
Rain or Shine!




Teens age 14 and above are welcome to come and help as long as a parent is also actively volunteering alongside them!

Thank you!

2 Shifts

  • morning / 08:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    2nd Friday of the month-First Distribution. More volunteers needed
  • morning / 08:30 AM to 11:00 AM
    3rd Friday of every month-Alternate pickup (less busy)
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Shared Harvest Foodbank, Inc.

Location:

5901 Dixie Highway, Fairfield, OH 45014, US

Mission Statement

To find, rescue and distribute food to people living in poverty through an efficient network uniting the public and private sectors; To raise awareness of the impact of poverty.

Description

Founded in 1983, Shared Harvest Foodbank collects, warehouses, transports and distributes contributions of wholesome surplus food and other grocery style products to 100+ food pantries, soup kitchens, shelters and similar non profits in Butler, Warren, Preble, Darke and Miami counties which provide either hot meals or bags of groceries to people in need.

In addition, Shared Harvest distributes 35 pound boxes of food to over 1,700 senior citizens each month in Butler, Warren, Preble, Darke & Miami counties; distributes child friendly, nutritious foods each Friday to 3,400 Butler, Warren, Miami and Darke County elementary students identified as nutritionally at risk providing food for them over the weekends; and administers USDA’s Emergency Food Assistance Program for four sister Foodbank’s serving an additional 26 Ohio counties.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Hunger
Seniors
Advocacy & Human Rights, Hunger, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

2250 Dixie Highway(Jay's Furniture Clearance Parking Lot)Hamilton, OH 45015

(39.37318,-84.54871)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Outdoor Recreation

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • 3 hours
  • Closed Toed Shoes Required. You will be standing outside, wear sunscreen/hat and appropriate clothing. May need to lift boxes up to 25 lbs.

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