Senior Food Delivery
NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES INC
We are looking for a handful of volunteers to deliver senior food boxes to our neighbors in need. We have found that many seniors in our community aren't visiting food pantries right now, due to concerns regarding Covid-19. NSI aims to deliver once monthly senior food boxes to 30-40 seniors once per month, to help get them through these difficult times.
This opportunity is flexible regarding dates and times, and can be completed any day of the week. If you can spare one day per month to deliver senior food boxes, please reach out to us! You will use your own vehicle, pick up senior food boxes from the pantry at 1950 N 4th Street, and deliver to the front porch of a list of seniors. You'll use a contactless delivery method to protect both yourself and the senior. Most of the seniors are located in the 43211 area.
You must be 18+ and have a valid driver's license and car insurance for this opportunity.
About NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES INC
1950 N 4TH ST STE E, COLUMBUS, OH 43201, US
We feed the Columbus, Ohio community with kindness and respect. Since 1965, Neighborhood Services, Inc. has helped our neighbors to put healthy meals on tables.
Neighborhood Services, Inc. aims to temper the ill effects of poverty by providing food and material assistance to persons in need in the Columbus community. We partner with Mid-Ohio Foodbank, local grocers and organizations to stock our pantry, and offer a 5-day supply of food on each visit according to family size. Neighborhood Services, Inc. improves the quality of life in the Columbus community by compassionately and respectfully serving our neighbors in need. In 2018, 10,198 family visited our pantry for food assistance. In addition to food programs, we also distribute backpacks stuffed with school supplies in August, and Christmas toys for children up to 12 years old in December. Our addition food programs include: an Easter dinner package, a Thanksgiving dinner package, a monthly free produce market open to anyone in any Columbus zip code, and a monthly CSFP food box for senior citizens (60+).