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Senior Grocery Delivery Drivers

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Food Bank of Northwest Indiana

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and an increase in local food insecurity, the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana is seeking volunteer support to deliver pre-packaged meal boxes to immuno-compromised seniors in a safe and social distanced manner the last week of February. Shifts are available from Tuesday, February 23, through Saturday, February 27, from 9a.m. to 12 p.m., in Lake & Porter Counties. Pick up of meal boxes for distribution takes place at the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana (6490 Broadway, Merrillville) at 9 a.m.

We invite you to check out and sign up for volunteer shifts to lend a hand delivering senior boxes at the following link:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4aa4ab2ba1fac43-senior

5 Shifts

  • Tue Feb 23, 2021 - 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Spots available: 10+
    Deliveries take place in Lake or Porter County.
  • Wed Feb 24, 2021 - 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Spots available: 10+
    Deliveries take place in Lake or Porter County.
  • Thu Feb 25, 2021 - 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Spots available: 10+
    Deliveries take place in Lake or Porter County.
  • Fri Feb 26, 2021 - 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Spots available: 10+
    Deliveries take place in Lake or Porter County.
  • Sat Feb 27, 2021 - 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Spots available: 10+
    Deliveries take place in Lake or Porter County.
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About Food Bank of Northwest Indiana

Location:

2248 W. 35th Avenue, Gary, IN 46408, US

Mission Statement

America's Second Harvest is the nation's largest domestic hunger-relief organization. We are a member of this national network of over 200 food banks and food-rescue programs that distribute donated food through 50,000 charitable agencies to hungry Americans. America's Second Harvest distributes food to 23.3 million hungry people each year. Locally we distributed 2.1 m. lbs of food in Lake and Porter counties in Northwest Indiana in 2005 through our own network of over 90 agencies.

Description

We are a nonprofit "wholesaler" of food to the needy that distribute USDA, donated and purchased food through network agencies - mostly faith based.

Community
Hunger
Seniors

WHEN

Tue Feb 23, 2021 - Sat Feb 27, 2021
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM   This opportunity has 5 shifts

WHERE

Serving Communities in Both Lake & Porter County6490 BroadwayMerrillville, IN 46410

(41.50145,-87.33744)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Nutrition

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 16
  • 3 hours

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