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*LEADER OPPORTUNITY: Sort food for the hungry with LA's largest food bank

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L.A. Works

WHAT: Lead volunteers in stocking, shelving, and sorting food for L.A.'s homeless population at the largest food pantry in the city!
ABOUT LARFB: The Los Angeles Regional Food Bank provides food support to numerous community agencies serving Los Angeles, ranging from large homeless shelters that feed hundreds of people a day to small daycare programs. It is the second largest foodbank operating in the United States.
THE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY YOU'D LEAD: "STOCK THE PANTRY: Sort Food with L.A. Regional Food Bank" is an opportunity for volunteers to sort, stack and shelve valuable food to distribute to the hungry throughout Los Angeles. Make someone's day or dinner!
AS THE PROJECT LEADER, YOU'D BE RESPONSIBLE FOR:

  • confirming volunteers beforehand
  • orienting/training volunteers prior to event
  • managing all communication with volunteers, LARFB, and L.A. Works
‚ÄčTIME: Every other Saturday. Please select either 9am-12pm or 1pm-4pm.

LOCATION: Commerce


PROJECT LEADER REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must attend a virtual L.A. Works training
  • Must commit to leading for a minimum of 8 months

PROJECT LEADER BENEFITS:

  • Gain marketable leadership skills
  • Learn about the non-profit world from the inside
  • Make a bigger impact
  • Network with other people and groups committed to bettering Los Angeles

INTERESTED? Contact Denise Flaten at denise@laworks.com

2 Shifts

  • 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About L.A. Works

Location:

570 West Avenue 26, LOS ANGELES, CA 90065, US

Mission Statement

L.A. Works is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, volunteer action center that creates and implements hands-on community service projects throughout the greater Los Angeles area. Founded in 1991, L.A. Works addresses three principal needs: 1. To increase volunteer participation in community service projects; 2. To provide community service organizations with access to volunteer labor and other resources; and 3. To educate and encourage people to engage in the broader social issues affecting the greater Los Angeles Community.

Description

L.A. Works is a 501(c)3 nonprofit, volunteer action center that creates and implements hands-on community service projects throughout the greater Los Angeles area. Founded in 1991, L.A. Works addresses three principal needs: 1. To increase volunteer participation in community service projects; 2. To provide community service organizations with access to volunteer labor and other resources; and 3. To educate and encourage people to engage in the broader social issues affecting the greater Los Angeles Community.

Hunger

WHEN

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

WHERE

1734 East 41st StreetLos Angeles, CA 90058

(34.0076,-118.24189)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Must commit to leading for a minimum of 8 months
  • Must attend a virtual L.A. Works training

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