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USDA Community Food Distribution for @ Eastern Ave Church

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Kent County Community Action

PLEASE NOTE: All volunteers must complete a volunteer registration before coming to the event. If you are interested in volunteering for this event please complete our registration online on our website at https://www.accesskent.com/Departments/CommunityAction/volunteer.htm.

Kent County Community Action collaborates with several partners throughout Kent County to distribute United State Department of Agriculture (USDA) food to eligible households on a quarterly basis. Our one-day distribution will include providing eligible households with a box of food from The Emergency Food Assistance Program (TEFAP). Volunteers will be needed to help collect client information, pack boxes, and distribute food to the public.

We are looking for about 10-15 volunteer for each shift: Full 8am-2pm; Shift 8am-10am; Shift 10am- 12pm; Shift 12 pm - 2 pm

Please do not volunteer if you are experiencing symptoms such as runny nose, sore throat, cough, fever and/ or difficulty breathing.

PLEASE NOTE: All volunteers must complete a volunteer registration before coming to the event.

If you are interested in volunteering for this event please complete our registration online on our website at https://www.accesskent.com/Departments/CommunityAction/volunteer.htm .

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About Kent County Community Action

Location:

121 Franklin St SE, Suite 110, Grand Rapids, MI 49507, US

Mission Statement

Developing Communities. Expanding Opportunity. Improving Lives. We work to eliminate the causes and circumstances of poverty by investing in individuals and families with low incomes. Through dedicated staff and community partnerships we provide services, resources, education and advocacy to improve the quality of life for all residents of Kent County.

Description

The Community Action Division focuses on meeting emergency needs such as, but not limited to, food, utility assistance, housing, transportation and socialization for residents of Kent County. Additionally, we assist with areas of self-sufficiency, medical insurance enrollment, tax preparation and information and referral services.

Hunger

WHEN

Tue Dec 01, 2020
08:00 AM - 02:00 PM  

WHERE

514 Eastern Ave SEGrand Rapids, MI 49503

(42.95341,-85.64874)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 14
  • 2-6 hours
  • If you are interested in volunteering for this event please complete our registration online on our website at https://www.accesskent.com/Departments/CommunityAction/volunteer.htm.

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