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Food Literacy Fête Event - Ribbon Cutting for the Food Literacy Center

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ORGANIZATION: Food Literacy Center

Food Literacy Center

Food Literacy Fête Event will be on Thursday, September 1st from 5 to 7 pm. Guests will join us for our cooking school ribbon cutting with a Fête to celebrate the occasion! This event will officially commemorate the opening of Food Literacy Center for our students, and we need your help to make it possible.

Date: Thursday, September 1st, 2022

Volunteer Time: 2pm - 8pm (shifts are specified in sign up--may be subject to change)

Volunteers needed for: setup, check-in guests, bartend, wait staff, and clean up/breakdown. If available, you can sign up for more than one volunteer shift.

Requirements - Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination

Sign up page:

Available shifts listed:
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Making balloon arches & table centerpieces
2:00 pm to 4:30 pm - Event set up
4:00 pm to 7:00 pm - Bartending
4:30 pm to 5:45 pm - Dancing vegetables
4:30 pm to 5:45 pm - Check-in guests
4:30 pm to 7:00 pm - Collect donations & sell drink tickets
4:30 pm to 7:00 pm - Chef's Assistants
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm - Service during event
6:30 pm to 7:15 pm - Swag bag distribution/sell merchandise
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm - Teardown

If you are a new volunteer to Food Literacy Center, make sure to fill out the new volunteer form first:

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About Food Literacy Center


2973 3rd Avenue, SACRAMENTO, CA 95817, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to inspire kids to eat their vegetables. We teach low-income elementary children cooking and nutrition to improve our health, environment, and economy.


In Classroom Opportunities (September - May):

- South Sacramento region, after school program

- Food preparation

- Dishwashing

- Setup/clean cafeteria

- Classroom management & engagement

At the Food Literacy Center office (Seasonal):

- Mailing

- Gardening

In the Community (Year-round):

- Sacramento Food Film Festival

- Events

- Fairs & tabling


Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine
Children & Youth, Education & Literacy, Health & Medicine


Thu Sep 01, 2022
02:00 PM - 08:00 PM


South SacramentoSacramento, CA 95817



  • Cooking / Catering
  • Food & Beverage Services
  • Bartending
  • Food Service
  • Ushering
  • Dance / Aerobics


  • Teens
  • Group


  • Must be at least 16

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