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Community Kitchen-Preparation Volunteers

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Position: Community Kitchen - Preparation
Supervisor: Site Shift Supervisor
Work Location: Community Kitchen - Feed More, Richmond, VA
Age requirement: At least 18 years of age
Time Commitment: Minimum of 50 hours annually
Shift availability: Monday - Friday

Project Summary: From preparing meals for homebound neighbors and children across our region to sorting donations Feed More has received, there is no shortage of work to be done. Community Kitchen volunteers help with food preparation and/or the packaging of meals to be distributed to those in our community. The Kitchen serves 4,000 meals a day increasing substantially over the years.

Major Tasks: Slicing, cutting, chopping, dicing, and mixing of ingredients to be used in daily/weekly meals along with making sandwiches by hand.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Executive Chef and cook staff in the overall preparation of meals
  • Wash, peel, and chop vegetables and fruits; open cans and other food container; mix ingredients, etc.
  • Prepare foods, once cooked or mixed, for delivery-place into delivery containers, securing, sealing, etc.
  • Handling meat based products for meal preparation
  • No usage of stoves or oven
I need to complete court-ordered community service. Can I get them done at Feed More when I am onsite with my group?

If you are interested in completing community service for court at Feed More, there is a separate program you can apply for online by filling out the volunteer application form, listing the charges, and providing lawyer/caseworker information. This is for pre-trial community service as well.. We are not able to accommodate court-ordered community service in this specific program provided that your charges are NOT related to an act of violence, sexual misconduct, larceny, or major misdemeanors.

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About FeedMore

Location:

1415 Rhoadmiller St, Richmond, VA 23220, US

Mission Statement

Feed More fights hunger in our region. we #FillMoreThanPlates. Feed More’s diverse hunger relief programs reach a wide geographic area for these neighbors in need, whether they reside in rural, suburban, or urban areas in Central Virginia.

Description

Over 250 volunteers keep Feed More running each day. We sort and replenish donations, prep and package food in the Kitchen, pack and deliver backpacks for Children's Programs, staff the food referral hotline, assist with volunteer screening, deliver meals for our Meals on Wheels program, and much more. Our volunteers are integral to our mission, and we could not do what we do without YOU!

Children & Youth
Hunger
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1601 Rhoadmiller Street and outlying countiesRichmond, VA 23220

(37.56667,-77.45681)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 or 4 hours
  • Must follow food safety regulations, Detail-oriented and comfortable with repetitive tasks, Must be able to stand on a concrete floor for the entire shift, Able to lift at least 20 lbs, Comfortable working in an environment kept at a constant 65F

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