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Fight Hunger! Taft Elementary School - Emergency Food Distribution

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Second Harvest of Silicon Valley

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Taft Elementary School - Emergency Food Distributor
903 10th Ave, Redwood City, 94063
Multiple shifts available!

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Food distribution is a hands-on volunteer activity. Activities could include assisting with set up, unloading and moving food boxes from pallets; loading boxes into clients' cars; and site clean-up. This volunteer activity does require some heavy lifting (15-30 lbs.) and regular movement. Volunteers must be willing and able to work with people of different backgrounds and nationalities, exhibit compassion and sensitivity, maintain strict confidentiality of all member and volunteer information, as well as to follow all guidelines and instructions provided by the site leader, including safety guidelines.

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About Second Harvest of Silicon Valley


4001 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95134, US

Mission Statement

Lead our community to ensure that anyone who needs a healthy meal can get one.


Second Harvest of Silicon Valley is a private non-profit organization that collects and distributes more than 12 million pounds of food each month. We currently serve an average of over 500,000 individuals each month; 60% are low income families and 20% are seniors. By building collaborative networks, we efficiently distribute food by leveraging donations of money, food and human resources. But we cannot do it alone. We rely upon the energy and commitment of the local community to fight hunger. See more about our efforts https://www.shfb.org/health-and-safety/

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Taft Elementary School903 10th AveRedwood City, CA 94063



  • Disaster Response
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
  • People Skills


  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 14
  • 3 hours
  • Spanish/Vietnamese language skills strong recommended but not required to help provide better client experience supporting with translation skills

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