Are you an organized leader who thrives on team management? Put your skills to work helping seniors gain access to food and other needed supplies! We are looking for a Food Distribution Site Coordinator who will be the volunteer lead at our upcoming food distribution events. Gift card stipend available!
Schedule: Food distributions occur once a month, generally on Tuesdays between 10am and 2pm. The volunteer will need to be available for planning meetings via zoom and on the day of the distribution.
Distribution dates: Our next distribution event is April 20th from 10am to 2pm.
Acting as lead on distribution days
Assigning tasks to volunteers
Ensuring social distancing and mask wearing from all team members
Taking delivery of groceries delivered on distribution day
Other duties as assigned
Strong leadership skills
Must be available for all food distribution events
Must have access to reliable transportation
Must be able to lift heavy grocery bags and be able to walk up and down stairs (our building does not have an elevator)
Must adhere to all Covid-19 safety regulations and enforce those regulations on distribution days
$50 Cub (or other grocery store) gift card after every distribution day volunteered
Gain experience with team management
Learn more about working with a senior population
East Side Elders helps our seniors live full and rewarding lives - in the home and community they want - for as long as possible. Our teams of volunteers, students and community members provide a wide range of services and activities that give the necessary support and resources to our elderly neighbors wherever they call home.
Apply online at https://www.eastsideelders.org/volunteer-application/ or email us at Volunteer@EastSideElders.org for more information.
Our mission is to create a circle of care around the elders in Dayton’s Bluff, Payne-Phalen, and Conway-Battle Creek neighborhoods, empowering seniors to live safe and independent lives in their homes.
East Side Elders helps our seniors live full and rewarding lives - in the home and community they want - for as long as possible and as healthy and well as possible. Our teams of volunteers, students and community members provide a wide range of services and activities that give the necessary support and resources to our elderly neighbors wherever they call home.