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Make a difference for your neighbors in need during the COVID-19 pandemic!
Join our weekly Home Delivery Program team of 30+ volunteers to prep food, pack bags, and bring essential groceries to food-insecure, immunocompromised, senior, and disabled residents throughout the greater Long Beach/Lakewood area.
Join us for either or both shifts:
12:00-2:00pm Food Prep - Break down bulk items into smaller quantities; set up tables; pack grocery bags to be delivered by Uber Eats drivers.
2:00-5:45pm Pack/Deliver - Fill bags with fresh produce and nutritious groceries, then deliver to 5-7 households in the same proximity.
Age 14+ only in good health with no potential exposure to the coronavirus. Physical distancing procedures observed; bring your own mask and wear sturdy shoes. A brief orientation, gloves and sanitation stations provided.
This opportunity is ongoing every Sunday. Thank you for volunteering!
Long Beach Community Table (LBCT) fosters sustainable community to support the well-being, empowerment, and self-determination of food- and housing-insecure residents in the greater Long Beach area with dignity and compassion.
LBCT is the hub of a collaborative, mutual-aid society where everyone involved gives, receives, and takes care of each other to first meet basic needs, then to create greater self-sufficiency for individuals, families, and communities to reduce reliance on the current societal structure. During the pandemic, our primary focus has been on nourishing those who are financially distressed and/or immune-compromised with healthy food . We also provide basic necessities, educational programs, and other resources to low-income families and unhoused residents via several programs.
Food Distribution - We bring fresh produce, nutritious food, toiletries and clothing directly to low-income areas of Long Beach on weekends and make food available during open community hours at our facility 4x weekly for people in need.
Homebound Delivery - Sunday evenings, we pack and deliver supplemental groceries to 250+ households, including seniors, immune-compromised individuals, and others who cannot shop for themselves at this time.
Gardens - Building a network of urban community gardens to increase food access.
Sun Apr 25, 2021
12:00 PM - 05:45 PM
9038 Artesia BlvdBellflower, CA90706
April 16, 2021
Food Delivery / Distribution
Driver's License Needed
Must be at least 14
No driver's license/insurance needed for Food Prep; only for making deliveries.