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Fight Hunger! Volunteer Registration Lead in South SF - 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month

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ORGANIZATION: Second Harvest of Silicon Valley

Volunteer Registration Lead needed at HPSM in South San Francisco
1st & 3rd Saturday of every month, from 7:00am-11:30am

Everyone should have access to healthy food. Second Harvest provides nutritious groceries and fresh produce at distribution sites throughout Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. These sites are volunteer-run and rely on committed, dedicated volunteers who can support the effort on an ongoing basis. We invite you to lead our community in ensuring that anyone who needs a healthy meal can get one.

The Registration Lead is responsible for:

  • Greeting and welcoming community members
  • Training new volunteers on the process of registration and in using tablets
  • Registering all new and existing community members
    • Checking in existing community members
    • Complete form on tablet for new community members
    • Provide Member Cards to new community members or those who's cards have been lost or worn out
    • Using a window marker on windshield to show number of community members your registered per vehicle
    • Pass out connection cards if questions cannot be answered by your or other volunteers on site

This volunteer opportunity might be for you if:

  • You are at least 18 years old
  • You can make a 6 month commitment
  • You have the ability to perform with a high standard of customer service, professional conduct and responsibility
  • You are friendly, patient and eager to work with clients and volunteers of diverse backgrounds
  • You are organized and detail-oriented and have the ability to execute on a plan
  • You enjoy working in a fast pace environment with many moving parts
  • You have experience responding to issues quickly
  • You have experience working with volunteers
  • Are comfortable using email and the internet

Helpful background skills:

  • Experience working for a non-profit or representing another organization as a volunteer
  • Experience working with low-income families and individuals
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish, English/Vietnamese, or English/Chinese

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About Second Harvest of Silicon Valley

Location:

4001 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95134, US

Mission Statement

Lead our community to ensure that anyone who needs a healthy meal can get one.

Description

Second Harvest of Silicon Valley is a private non-profit organization that collects and distributes more than 12 million pounds of food each month. We currently serve an average of over 500,000 individuals each month; 60% are low income families and 20% are seniors. By building collaborative networks, we efficiently distribute food by leveraging donations of money, food and human resources. But we cannot do it alone. We rely upon the energy and commitment of the local community to fight hunger. See more about our efforts https://www.shfb.org/health-and-safety/

CAUSE AREAS

Crisis Support
Disaster Relief
Hunger
Crisis Support, Disaster Relief, Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

HPSM685 Gateway BlvdSan Francisco, CA 94080

(37.65905,-122.3987)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Community Outreach
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4.5 hours - 1st and 3rd Saturday of every month

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