Overview: Do you have a Class A or Class B truck driver's license? Have some free time to volunteer? Want to make an impact on your local community? We're looking for truck drivers who are passionate about helping others and are willing to volunteer their time!
If you know any retired truck drivers who would like to make a difference by Fighting Hunger and Feeding Hope, let them know about this volunteer opportunity.
Impact: Heart of Compassion is dedicated to being a lighthouse of hope and help for Montebello and our local communities. We rely on our valuable volunteers to help us achieve our mission of Fighting Hunger and Feeding Hope. We currently provide loads of groceries for more than 400 families weekly at our public food distributions, plus thousands more through our partnerships with other local organizations.
Roles & Responsibilities: Volunteers in this position will help pick up and deliver donation loads to our warehouse. Volunteers will be responsible for safe driving practices and ensuring that pickup paperwork is turned in.
Requirements: Volunteers must be familiar with driving box trucks and have a Class A or Class B license.
Additional Information: Let us know if you're willing to commit to picking up a few loads a week or being available on certain days.
Accessibility: Let us know if you need accomodation for this position.
All volunteers participating in this volunteer opportunity should adhere to the health and safety guidelines outlined here: https://www.laworks.com/health-and-safety.
By clicking "Express Interest," I acknowledge that I am aware and understand that I am being referred to Activities that are coordinated and managed by a third party Agency or Organization and that L.A. Works has no jurisdiction, control, or oversight over these Activities. The Activities may be inherently dangerous and may expose me to a variety of foreseen and unforeseen hazards and risks including exposure to Coronavirus Disease 2019 ("COVID-19"). The Activities may involve a degree of contact with clients who need assistance and other volunteers who may be carriers of COVID-19 and that personal protective equipment may not be available for my use and/or effective against preventing transmission of COVID-19 whether as a result of my own actions or otherwise.
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*Volunteer time shifts are broken down into the following time frames:
About Heart of Compassion Distribution
600 S. Maple Ave., Montebello, CA 90640, US
Our mission is to be a lighthouse of volunteers fighting poverty and restoring hope.
Heart of Compassion is dedicated to being a lighthouse of hope and help for Montebello and our local communities. We rely on our valuable volunteers to help us achieve our mission of Fighting Hunger and Feeding Hope. We currently provide loads of groceries for about 600 families weekly at our public food distributions.
Mondays 9a.m.-12p.m.: volunteers needed to bag produce
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 8-11a.m.: volunteers needed to register recipients
Tuesdays and Wednesdays 9a.m.-12p.m.: volunteers needed to load groceries into shopping carts and recipient vehicles
Montebello, CA 90640
September 17, 2021