Food Pantry Volunteers Needed! - Food Carry Out Volunteer Role

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ORGANIZATION: St. Margaret's Center

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Food insecurity within the greater Los Angeles area continues to rise.
St. Margaret's Center Food Pantry can use your help to sort food and possibly distribute food to low-income families within our service area. Volunteers pull groceries according to family size and bag them.

We are currently looking for food pantry volunteers that can come in to volunteer at least once a week. We hold our food pantry Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Fridays from 1-4 PM in the afternoon. THIS SPECIFIC ROLE WILL HELP CARRY OUT GROCERIES TO FAMILIES CARS. YOU MUST BE ABLE TO LIFT AT LEAST 30 POUNDS WITHOUT PROBLEMS.

Requirements: Commit to at least one day per week for at least one month. We also take volunteers who can serve as alternates when a volunteer is missing. Must be able to lift 30+ pounds without issue.

Contact Martha Escandon at mescandon@ccharities.org or (310) 672-2208, Ext: #2013.

St. Margaret's Center, a program of Catholic Charities of Los Angeles Inc., has served low-income and homeless families since 1987. The Center provides a comprehensive range of emergency and supportive services to about 10,000 unduplicated individuals annually in the Los Angeles "L.A.X." area, primarily those living in the cities or streets of Lennox and surrounding communities.

1 Shift

  • afternoon / 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM PST - FULL
    Volunteers needed Tuesday-Friday from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, one day a week.

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About St. Margaret's Center

Location:

10217 Inglewood Avenue, Lennox, CA 90304, US

Mission Statement

St. Margaret's Center's goal is to provide relief, dignity and support to low-income persons in crisis and to assist individuals through case management and skills development to become more self-sufficient and to achieve economic security

Description

St. Margaret's Center, a program of Catholic Charities of Los Angeles Inc., has served low-income and homeless families since 1987. The Center provides a comprehensive range of emergency and supportive services to more than 10,000 unduplicated individuals annually in the Los Angeles "L.A.X." area, primarily those living in the cities or streets of Lennox and surrounding communities.

St. Margaret's Center's mission has remained the same throughout its history, but the Center's programs have grown and evolved to respond to the needs of the community. St. Margaret's Center's programs target individuals and families who live at or below the poverty level. Programs are offered in both English and Spanish, and are free of charge, with the exception of nominal fees for immigration and counseling services. The Center provides assistance to anyone in need, regardless of the person's race, national origin, or religious affiliation.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Hunger
Community, Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

10217 S. Inglewood Ave.Inglewood, CA 90304

(33.943,-118.36183)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Service

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • One day per week for three hours (1 PM - 4 PM) for a period of at least one month
  • Must be able to lift at least 30+ pounds.

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