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Yolo Food Bank: Woodland Drive-Thru Distribution (YC Fairgrounds)

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Yolo Food Bank

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Please join us as we provide meals to those in need in the Woodland area! Volunteers are needed to assist with the setup and cleanup of the food distribution. Volunteers are also needed to assist with the inspection of food, pre-packing of food bags, and the loading of bags into clients' vehicles. This distribution has been transitioned to drive-through style versus our traditional market-style to ensure safe social distancing.

Qualifications:

  • Bring Your Own Mask/Face Covering
  • Ages: 12-17 must attend with an adult
  • Able to lift 20-40 pounds
  • Responsible and organized
  • Great for Groups of up to 8

8 Shifts

  • Fri Aug 07, 2020 - morning / 06:00 AM to 09:00 AM
  • Fri Aug 07, 2020 - morning / 09:00 AM to 11:15 AM
  • Fri Aug 14, 2020 - morning / 06:00 AM to 09:00 AM
  • Fri Aug 14, 2020 - morning / 09:00 AM to 11:15 AM
  • Fri Aug 21, 2020 - morning / 06:00 AM to 09:00 AM
  • Fri Aug 21, 2020 - morning / 09:00 AM to 11:15 AM
  • Fri Aug 28, 2020 - morning / 06:00 AM to 09:00 AM
  • Fri Aug 28, 2020 - morning / 09:00 AM to 11:15 AM
  • NONE OF THESE DAYS WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Yolo Food Bank

Location:

233 Harter Avenue, Woodland, CA 95776, US

Mission Statement

Our vision is to create a vibrant community where everyone can thrive as a result of access to fresh, high quality food. the well-being of the people in Yolo County. We strive to fulfill our vision by providing nutritional food to the people of Yolo County. Yolo Food Bank provides food to our community by establishing and maintaining collaborative relationships with dozens of non-profit programs, private and public sector agencies, and service organizations throughout Yolo County, and by fostering mutually beneficial arrangements with commercial retail and wholesale food donors.

Description

Since 1970, Yolo Food Bank's mission has been to alleviate hunger and malnutrition throughout Yolo County. As the largest hunger-relief organization in the County, the Food Bank serves more than 52,000 low-income Yolo County residents each month through a variety of direct distributions and through services provided by a network of 70 partner agencies. Annually, we distribute upwards of four million pounds of food, more than one-quarter (27.3%) of which is fresh produce. Please visit www.yolofoodbank.org for more details.

With a staff of 20+ and more than 460 volunteers, the Food Bank provides food to Yolo County residents throughout Yolo County, which includes three urban areas (Davis, West Sacramento and Woodland) and all of the rural and unincorporated locales that cover the majority of the county. Our direct distribution programs include:
-Kids Farmers Market
-Eat Well Yolo
-EFAP (Emergency Food Assistance Program)

Hunger

WHEN

Fri Jun 26, 2020 - Fri Aug 28, 2020
06:00 AM - 11:15 AM   This opportunity has 8 shifts

WHERE

1250 Gum AvenueWoodland, CA 95776

(38.66831,-121.76331)
 

SKILLS

  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 12
  • Must be able to commit to 2-3 hour shifts for at least one month.
  • Please be sure to wear closed toed shoes and bring a face covering.

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