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Bilingual Somali Speakers: Support Your Neighbors with Minnesota's Biggest Food Pantry!

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VEAP- Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People

Are you passionate about serving your community? Do you see a need but don’t know how to help? Somali is the primary language of many of our visitors year-round and our bilingual volunteers play a vital role in supporting them! We offer our volunteers on-the-job training, flexible scheduling and a variety of fun and diverse opportunities to serve.

Open Opportunities (Ages 18+):

  • Greet, schedule or check-in visitors for food pantry visits!
  • Assist visitors with check-in, shopping and check-out!
  • Stock our mobile pantry bus and join us out in the community!

Get started today! Fill out our General Application at http://veap.org/become-a-volunteer/ or for more information contact our volunteer department at volunteerdept@veap.org or 952.955.8323.

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About VEAP- Volunteers Enlisted to Assist People

Location:

9600 Aldrich Avenue S, Bloomington, MN 55420, US

Mission Statement

Together, we create pathways to stronger, more hopeful, communities through access to healthy food, housing stability and supportive services.

Description

VEAP is a basic needs and social services organization whose programs promote access to healthy foods, stable housing and transportation. VEAP’s programs are designed to address a particular need and when used together provide hope and can help avoid a financial crisis such as loss of housing, transportation or employment. Whether the hardship is from a disability, job transition, or the financial and physical stresses of aging, VEAP has been helping our neighbors in need for over 40 years in Bloomington, Richfield, and Edina.

Community
Hunger
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

9600 Aldrich Avenue SouthBloomington, MN 55420

(44.82944,-93.29059)
 

SKILLS

  • Customer Service
  • Bilingual
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • People Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Translation

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Shifts are typically three to four hours in length and begin every weekday at 8:15am, 11:30am, or 2:15pm. We have one evening shift on Thursdays beginning at 5:00pm and ending at 7:15pm. Mobile Pantry times and locations vary.

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