LEADER OPPORTUNITY: Build Community for Food Waste Rescuers
WHAT: Lead quarterly team-building and impact celebrations for Food Cycle Volunteer Drivers. ABOUT FOODCYCLE LA: FoodCycle LA connects excess food to people in need. FoodCycle is building an infrastructure to reduce waste and intelligently route surplus food; whether it's to people, plates, or composting. Through their efforts, they're changing individual behaviors and, ultimately, the culture around food waste. THE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY YOU'D LEAD: At "Become a Food Delivery Driver with FoodCycleLA," volunteer drivers rescue food waste and redistribute it to the people and food pantries that need it most. As their volunteer leader, you'll walk new drivers through the process of getting started and then lead quarterly check-in's with all drivers to build community and share successes. AS THE PROJECT LEADER, YOU'D BE RESPONSIBLE FOR: Recruiting and following up with new volunteers Holding quarterly community-building, success-sharing group check-ins for volunteer drivers Managing all communication between volunteers, FoodCycle, and L.A. Works TIME: Quarterly (every 3 months) online meeting times will be determined by your availability and the volunteers'. Online meetings should be 1-2 hours. LOCATION: Online PROJECT LEADER REQUIREMENTS: Attend an L.A. Works training Make a commitment to leading the project for 9 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? Click the Express Interest button below!
About FoodCycle LA
NA, Los Angeles, CA 90068, US
We connect excess food to people in need .FoodCycle is building an infrastructure to reduce waste and intelligently route surplus food-whether it’s to people’s plates or composting. Through our efforts, we’re changing individual behaviors, and ultimately, we'll change the culture around food waste.
FoodCycle is seeking passionate and dedicated volunteers to help further our mission in fighting hunger and ending food waste. We need volunteers on an ongoing basis to recover food from various restaurants, grocery stores, and food markets around Los Angeles. In addition to Food Recovery Drivers, we are looking for assistance building up our social media presence across all platforms.