Southern IL SNAP Volunteer
St. Louis Area Foodbank
A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
1 person is interested
SNAP ( supplemental nutrition assistance program. Formerly known as "Food Stamps"). This volunteer opportunity supports the St. Louis Area Foodbank in it's outreach to Southern IL county residents. ( Especially the counties of Jackson, Williamson, and Franklin. Residents of Southern IL would be ideal, as mileage reimbursement is not available.
This volunteer role will involve attending local food fairs, mobile food markets, local pantries, as well as identify other opportunities for outreach & education.
The volunteer will not be completing the SNAP application, but will be educating the public about SNAP eligibility and support services provided by STAFB in completing state required forms.
Strong communications skills and the ability to work with many different personality styles necessary.
Proficiency with Microsoft products, Word, Excel, PowerPoint is necessary.
Social services or government program familiarity would be helpful!
Please contact Margaret Kenyon at email@example.com
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About St. Louis Area Foodbank
70 Corporate Woods Drive, Bridgeton, MO 63044, US
The St. Louis Area Foodbank will feed hungry people by gathering and distributing food through our member agencies. And we will educate the public about the nature of and the solutions to the problems of hunger.
The St. Louis Area Foodbank is a non-profit food distribution center for organizations that feed hungry people throughout 14 counties in eastern Missouri and 12 counties in southwestern Illinois. It is the only local affiliate of America's Second Harvest (now Feeding America), and is the largest hunger-relief organization supported by the United Way of Greater St. Louis. The Foodbank is also a local distributor of USDA commodities for both Missouri and Illinois.