National Volunteer Week 2021 Is Here!

alert
Join us for a week of exciting and educational events showcasing the artists, designers, musicians, filmmakers, authors, fashion and beauty changemakers who are lighting up our screens and airwaves to shift our consciousness and conversations for good.

Celebrate with us as we highlight #ArtAsActivism!
Read More
 

Food Pantry Assistance Needed!

Save to Favorites

Better Tomorrows

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 20 people are interested

Assistance is needed with our food pantry. We distribute fresh donated produce and shelf stable pantry items to economically challenged individuals and families in the surrounding community. We are seeing an increase in the number of clients needing emergency food. We need more volunteers to assist with preparing food boxes and bags for clients to grab and go outside of our community center.

Assist with unloading produce cases from pallet. Must be able to lift 25-50 pounds.

We ask that you commit to one 3 hour shift a week

Wednesday 9:00am-12:00pm or

Wednesday 12:00pm-3:00pm

More opportunities with Better Tomorrows

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Better Tomorrows

Location:

Jackie's Garden, 1836 N. 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19121, US

Mission Statement

Better Tomorrows’ mission is to support low income housing communities by providing comprehensive programming and individualized case management services that empower children, seniors, families and neighborhoods to thrive.

Description

The Better Tomorrows impact-driven social service model is aimed at fostering economic stability, educational success, healthy lifestyles and strong communities. By providing a continuum of direct support to affordable housing residents and the neighboring communities, Better Tomorrows’ place-based programming and case management build safe and nurturing environments and uplift youth, adults, families, and seniors. Better Tomorrows serves over 40,000 individuals across 121 sites nationally. Because Better Tomorrows serves such a diverse populations, it often focuses its programming on services that unite and integrate communities.

Community
Crisis Support
Hunger

WHEN

Wed Apr 21, 2021 - Wed Jun 16, 2021
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM  

WHERE

Jackie's Garden1836 N. 20th StreetPhiladelphia, PA 19121

(39.9822,-75.16749)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We ask that you commit to one 3 hour shift a week Wednesday 9:00am-12:00pm or Wednesday 12:00pm-3:00pm
  • Passionate about helping others; able to lift up to 50 pounds; ability to comply with CDC recommendation for COVID-19

Report this opportunity