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Community Food Drive Volunteer

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Marion Polk Food Share

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The Community Food Drive Volunteer provides excellent customer service to Community partners while loading and unloading vehicles in a safe and timely manner at locations throughout the community.

This position plays a vital role in supporting Marion Polk Food Share’s Development Team to increase community engagement and relationships with partners. Volunteers increase our capacity to visit food and fund donation sites at a higher frequency which results in greater donations.

We're looking for volunteer who are:

  • Reliable and accurate
  • Passionate about the community
  • Value Excellent Customer Service
  • Have Strong Communication skills
  • Safe driving habits
  • Maneuver 100 pounds with assistance

Requirements:

All volunteers must have a valid driver's license, pass a background check, and hold a food handler's card.

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About Marion Polk Food Share

Location:

1660 Salem Industrial Drive NE, Salem, OR 97301, US

Mission Statement

Leading the fight to end hunger in Marion and Polk counties ... because no one should be hungry.

Description

Marion Polk Food Share is a private, nonprofit regional food bank directed by a volunteer board of directors. Incorporated in 1987 as a community-based, common sense approach to emergency food distribution. The Food Share - supported by thousands of volunteers and donors - collects, sorts, stores and distributes food to a network of pantries, gleaners and meal sites who serve food directly to individuals and families in need. The Food Share is also a member of Oregon Food Bank, a cooperative statewide network of regional hunger-relief organizations. In addition, The Food Share runs the Salem-Keizer Meals on Wheels program.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1660 Salem Industrial Drive NESalem, OR 97301

(44.97229,-123.00999)
 

SKILLS

  • Customer Service
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • We ask that volunteers commit to a weekly shift for a period of at least 6 months. Shifts are available Monday through Friday.
  • Volunteers will be lifting and moving donated food. Volunteers may maneuver up to 100 pounds with assistance.

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