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Distribute Family Meals to Canal food pantry participants- UNDER 65

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Vivalon (Whistlestop)

New Whisltestop program in collaboration with the Canal Alliance. Provide Family Meals to Canal Area residents on the day of the food pantry.
UNDER 65 ONLY

We need 2 people able to unload the meals in large insulated freezer bags from the Whistlestop bus, with the support of the driver; the bags are about 40 lbs each.
Give out the meals as the Canal Alliance is giving out their grocery bags full of produce. Our meals feed a family of 4-5.
After their pantry is over, one volunteer will need to bring the 15 or so insulated bags back to Whistlestop. All health and safety protocols are practiced. Masks and gloves provided if needed.

Distribution is Tuesday mornings 7:45am - 10am at the Canal Alliance in San Rafael

Volunteer application and background check will be needed.

Bi lingual Spanish speakers are appreciated but not essential.

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About Vivalon (Whistlestop)

Location:

930 Tamalpais Ave., San Rafael, CA 94901, US

Mission Statement

To promote the independence and well-being of older adults in Marin County by providing a comprehensive, integrated program of services and activities to enhance their quality of life, and to provide nutritional and transportation services for elderly and disabled persons.

Description

Whistlestop Wheels by Vivalon, provides transportation to people who are unable to use public transportation due to a disability or health related condition.

Community

WHEN

Tue Aug 25, 2020 - Tue Sep 29, 2020
07:45 AM - 09:45 AM  

WHERE

91 Larkspur StreetSan Rafael, CA 94901

(37.96371,-122.50524)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Approximately 2 hours each Tuesday morning. 7:45am - 9:45am.
  • Please ask for application and must complete background check. Must be able to get to location on Larkspur St. in Canal.

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