Purpose of the Position: 360 Eats is a partner nonprofit based in Tampa, which reshapes the food system with an innovative "360-degree" solution. The programs include a mobile food rescue service, a mobile gourmet soup kitchen, and compost and community food garden. The volunteer opportunities are broken down into five different categories.
Time Commitment: Multiple shifts available. Responsibilities and Duties:
Receiving and loading rescued Food into the Food Rescue van.
Weighing the Food.
Packing Food into the storage facility.
Training: N/A Qualifications:
Be at least 55 years old.
May be asked to be on their feet for two hours at a time.
Although volunteers can opt-out of jobs that they do not feel physically capable of performing, some lifting may be required.
Seniors in Service of Tampa Bay provides solutions to community challenges by engaging volunteers aged 55+
Programs Offered Through Seniors in Service:
Foster Grandparent Program (FGP)
The Foster Grandparent Program recruits senior volunteers (55+) to go into schools and after-school programs to mentor at-risk and special needs children and provide them with one-on-one, individualized attention
Senior Companion Program (SCP)
The Senior Companion Program recruits senior volunteers (55+) to go into the homes of homebound, elderly clients and provide them with companionship and assistance.
Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)
The RSVP Program recruits senior volunteers(55+) to participate more fully in the life of the community through volunteer service. The program matches the considerable wealth of knowledge, skills, and experience of this vital and rapidly growing age group with the addressing of critical needs and unresolved issues in our community.
Operation Veteran Connect
Provides companionship to veterans, enabling them to live independently. Supports the VA in supporting providing Whole Health support to veterans.
Seniors in Service values diversity. Individuals of all races, ethnicities, ages, gender and/or those with disabilities are encouraged to engage with our organization.