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Food Inventory with the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

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ORGANIZATION: VANTAGE Aging RSVP

Basic volunteer duties involved with this assignment:

  1. Organizing boxes of food that we receive from the local food bank on the appropriate shelving units
  2. Unloading box trucks of food
  3. Making delivery boxes that we purchase from U-Haul
  4. Marking and labeling the boxes with the family names
  5. Inputting inventory amounts into the tablet
  6. Storing fresh produce into the fridges as well as meat in the freezers
Basic volunteer qualifications involved with this assignment:
Sorting, restocking, organizational skills

Who will be served by this assignment?
Our families who are in need of food

What is the anticipated benefit of this volunteer service to those receiving the service?
Ease for our drivers to deliver food to families that are in need when the boxes are already made and marked

What specific skills will the volunteer need?
Standing for more than 10 minutes and possibly lifting up to 40 pounds

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About VANTAGE Aging RSVP

Location:

388 S Main St., Ste. 235, Akron, OH 44311, US

Mission Statement

Promoting a positive perspective on aging.

Description

VANTAGE Aging promotes positive aging through a variety of programs and services for older adults. Our nonprofit organization serves 38 counties and is headquartered in Akron, Ohio. In Summit and Medina Counties, we facilitate the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) for those 55 and older who want to make a meaningful impact in the community. We also offer employment training, home care and home health aide assistance, nutrition and home-delivered meal services, alcohol and drug addiction counseling, and mental health and prevention services.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Hunger
Seniors
Community, Hunger, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

50 North Prospect StreetAkronAkron, OH 44304

(41.08494,-81.51141)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Program Management
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Organization

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55

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