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Crisis Food Pantry

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ORGANIZATION: The Salvation Army Fort Myers Area Command

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Help feed hungry children and families!

Help get food to hungry people during this COVID 19 crisis. Volunteers are needed to pack food bags, unload trucks, distribute food and more. Shifts are available Monday through Thursday in our Food Distribution building. Dress code is comfortable, conservative and casual which means no really short shorts, spandex or tank tops please. Closed toed shoes are required for safety and comfort. Personal protective equipment is supplied and social distancing is practiced. To view this and other opportunities, please go to our volunteer portal through our website at https://salvationarmyflorida.org/fortmyers/ and click on the VOLUNTEER tab, scroll down about halfway and then click on the "Be A Volunteer" button.

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About The Salvation Army Fort Myers Area Command

Location:

2400 Edison Avenue, Fort Myers, FL 33901, US

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.

Description

The Salvation Army Fort Myers Area Command includes many locations offering multiple programs and services. Facilities include a residential shelter, Homeless Resource Day Center, Outreach Centers in Bonita Springs ,LaBelle, and Lehigh Acres, a Worship and Administration center, Triage & Low Demand shelter and transitional housing for graduate clients. Programs include a comprehensive care program, family shelter, a medical respite unit, a correctional services program, a food services program which includes evening meals for the homeless and needy, crisis management for those on the verge of homelessness, a Christmas Cheer outreach ministry to disadvantaged homes in the area, and more. These social service programs help thousands of people each year and are very rewarding to be involved with.

CAUSE AREAS

Crisis Support
Faith-Based
Hunger
Crisis Support, Faith-Based, Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2400 Edison AveFort Myers, FL 33901

(26.63296,-81.86401)
 

SKILLS

  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 14
  • Shifts are 2 or 3 hours on average

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