The Dobie School Family Resource Center with Austin Voices for Education & Youth needs volunteers! Help us distribute 15,000+ pounds of food to over 500 families in Northeast Austin! We will be following all protocols and safety recommendations provided by the CDC in keeping a safe distance from families by providing a drive-thru food distribution service (there will be a short line for families who walk or take the bus).
Job Duties: -unloading food & packing food boxes/bags (fresh produce, cans, eggs, milk, & other perishables/non-perishables & cleanup. -Registration (will be walking/on feet the whole shift, must be bilingual (Eng-Spa) for this duty & should complete CTFB Online Civil Rights Training prior to volunteering. -Food distributors (placing food boxes/bags in families' cars) -Traffic control (guiding traffic through the lot) -Cleanup (everyone)
We ask that all volunteers sign in through our link https://tinyurl.com/aveyfood (please copy and paste). On this link, you will find that you can also sign up to volunteer at multiple sites if you are interested in helping at 2 of our other schools.
Austin Voices for Education and Youth mobilizes the community to improve public education and expand opportunities for students and families. We work in partnership with community leaders, young people, parents, and educators to build successful schools and strong neighborhoods.
Austin Voices for Education and Youth creates community collaboration to strengthen families, support kids and improve schools. We believe our public schools can serve as powerful hubs for bringing neighborhoods, families and students together to achieve positive change.