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Mobile Pantry--River Woods Elementary

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Des Moines Area Religious Council

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With such uncertainty with schools right now we are working to make such children and families have the food they need. These extra mobile sites at the schools were created for this purpose and we need volunteers! Volunteering at a DMARC Mobile Food Pantry is just like helping a friend shop for groceries! As a Mobile Food Pantry volunteer, you will meet at the mobile site and assist clients in selecting their food items after they have gone through intake.

  • Helping people choose food items
  • Bagging items
  • Carrying items to people's cars or other modes of transportation
  • Assisting the DMARC Mobile Food Pantry driver with miscellaneous tasks as needed

Support/Training:
You will be provided with instructions and ongoing guidance from a DMARC Mobile Food Pantry staff person for the duration of your shift.

Qualifications:
Able to stand, move, and lift (weight limits based on individual ability)

Hours: 1st and 3rd Thursday 11AM- 1PM

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About Des Moines Area Religious Council

Location:

1435 MULBERRY ST, DES MOINES, IA 50309, US

Mission Statement

Working together to meet basic human needs for the greater Des Moines community.

Description

14 partner pantries and 31 mobile pantry sites.

Children & Youth
Community
Hunger

WHEN

Mon Mar 15, 2021 - Fri Apr 30, 2021
11:00 AM - 01:00 PM  

WHERE

2929 SE 22nd StreetDes Moines, IA 50320

(41.55798,-93.57629)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 2 hours once a week or month

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