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First AME Church



Quick Overview: Bagging canned and nonperishable food items, Bagging Produce and Met for walkup and home delivery clients

Mission or Broader Program Description: The Food Pantry Program at First AME Church of Los Angeles is a project of the Sarah Allen Women's Missionary Society to provide low income families with groceries on the fourth Saturday of each month. This includes van deliveries to the homebound and disabled senior clients requesting aid as well as walkup clients from the community.

Impact: Your volunteer efforts directly assist low-income families and homebound and disabled seniors by providing them greatly needed food each month.

Volunteer Roles and Responsibilities: Five volunteers are needed maximum per month.. Arrival time is 7:00am to help with the bagging of groceries and produce for the home deliveries. Volunteers are also needed for the walk up clients; food will distributed promptly at 9:00am.

COVID19 Requirements: Due to the current pandemic, we are only seeking volunteers within the following parameters:

Volunteers who are healthy and showing no signs of illness.

Volunteers who are not members of high-risk groups for COVID-19 (high risk groups include those 60+, with underlying health conditions, or who are pregnant).

Volunteers age 18 or older

Must wear gloves (and masks preferred) while serving clients and handling grocery items. (Gloves will be provided onsite if volunteer does not have any)

All volunteers participating in this volunteer opportunity should adhere to the health and safety guidelines outlined here: https://www.laworks.com/health-and-safety

By clicking "Sign Up," I acknowledge that I am aware and understand that I am being referred to Activities that are coordinated and managed by a third party Agency or Organization and that L.A. Works has no jurisdiction, control, or oversight over these Activities. The Activities may be inherently dangerous and may expose me to a variety of foreseen and unforeseen hazards and risks including exposure to Coronavirus Disease 2019 ("COVID-19"). The Activities may involve a degree of contact with clients who need assistance and other volunteers who may be carriers of COVID-19 and that personal protective equipment may not be available for my use and/or effective against preventing transmission of COVID-19 whether as a result of my own actions or otherwise. By clicking "Sign Up," I acknowledge that I am voluntarily participating in the Activities and have considered those risks. I hereby expressly and specifically assume such risks, including any and all risk of injury, illness, harm, or loss that I may incur as a result of my participation in the Activities. I hereby fully and forever release and discharge L.A. Works from, and expressly waive, any and all liability, claims, and demands of whatever kind or nature, either in law or in equity, that may arise from my participation in the Activities.

38 Shifts Available spots are approximations

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  • Sat Aug 28, 2021 - 07:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Spots available: 10+
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    Los Angeles CA 90018 US
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  • Sat Oct 24, 2020 - 07:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Spots available: 10+
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About First AME Church

Location:

2270 S. Harvard Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90018, US

Mission Statement

Jesus’ words in Matthew 28:19-20 provide the church with our mission: "Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you."

Description

Parking attendants, Class B drivers for weekdays, light cleaning, female bathroom attendant on Sundays, custodial services or maid service, Sunday School teachers, security guard, street clean up once a week

Homeless & Housing
Hunger

WHEN

Sat Jan 23, 2021 - Sat Oct 26, 2024
07:00 AM - 12:00 PM   This opportunity has 38 shifts

WHERE

Los Angeles, CA 90018

(34.031,-118.31989)
 

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