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Repack Project (Thursdays & Saturdays)

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Emergency Food Network

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 9 people are interested
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What you need to know:
*Masks and social distancing will be enforced
*Volunteers need to be able to lift up to 50 pounds either individually or with a partner (or bring a friend who can lift for you!).
*When repacking produce, volunteers will need to be able to bend down to grab the produce out of bins that are floor-level.
*The minimum age to volunteer at the Repack is 16 (youth ages 12-15 can volunteer with a parent or guardian).

2 Shifts

  • 09:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    At this time we are only able to host groups of 6 or more volunteers. These group opportunities take place on Thursdays and Saturdays.
  • 12:30 PM to 02:30 PM
    At this time we are only able to host groups of 6 or more volunteers. These group opportunities take place on Thursdays and Saturdays.
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Emergency Food Network

Location:

3318 92nd Street South, Lakewood, WA 98499, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Emergency Food Network is "to provide Pierce County with a consistent, diverse and nutritious food supply so that no person goes hungry."

Description

Currently 1 in 7 people in Pierce County faces food insecurity, and the need is always growing. Through our 76 partner programs and our eight acre Organic farm in Puyallup, EFN distributed nearly 20 million dollars worth of food 2018 alone. 14,500 hours of time given by our volunteers made this work possible. Volunteer opportunities include the Repack Project, Break Bags, weeding at EFN's Mother Earth Farm, and more. We hope you will join us!

Community
Environment
Hunger

WHEN

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

WHERE

1318 South 92nd StreetLakewoodLakewood, WA 98499

(47.17374,-122.46992)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 12
  • 2.5 hours

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