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ORGANIZATION: STANDUP TO OUR PERPETRATORS

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Are you passionate about making a positive impact in your community? Do you want to be a driving force behind efforts to combat hunger and food insecurity, especially in the wake of the challenges posed by COVID-19? Join our dedicated team as a Food Drive Coordinator and be a part of our mission to ensure that no one goes to bed hungry, especially in these unprecedented times.

Post Covid 19 many many have lost their jobs or income in the families as a direct loss due to Covid 19. We now know that there were many more Cases of Victims and survivors of Domestic Violence post Covid and during Covid than in prior years.

[Standup To Our Perpetrators is a nonprofit organization active And registered with the Ca Secretary of State Ca Lic #C4802723 TAX ID #87-3269370

Our "My Meals matter" hunger eradication initiative is Commited to alleviating hunger and providing essential nutrition to those in need within our community. We understand that the pandemic has brought unforeseen hardships, including job loss and an increase in domestic violence cases. We believe that no one should have to worry about where their next meal will come from, and with your help, we can make that belief a reality.


**Food Sourcing Volunteer Roles:**

1. **Food Donation Coordinator:** Coordinate with local businesses, farms, and food suppliers to secure donations of fresh produce, packaged goods, and other food items. Maintain relationships with donors and ensure that food donations meet quality and safety standards.

2. **Farmers Market Liaison:** Collaborate with farmers market organizers and vendors to source surplus produce and food items for donation. Coordinate pick-up or delivery of donated items and ensure that all food safety regulations are followed.

4. **Food Drive Organizer:** Plan and organize food drives to collect non-perishable food items from community members, schools, businesses, and organizations. Coordinate volunteer efforts to collect, sort, and distribute donated food items to food banks and pantries.

5. **Transportation Volunteer:** Assist with the transportation of donated food items from distribution centers, farms, or businesses to food banks, pantries, and other distribution sites. Help coordinate logistics and ensure that donated food reaches its destination safely and efficiently.

6. **Food Recovery Specialist:** Work with local restaurants, catering companies, and other food establishments to recover surplus food that would otherwise go to waste. Coordinate pick-up or delivery of surplus food items and distribute them to organizations serving those in need.

7. **Food Rescue Driver:** Serve as a driver for food rescue operations, picking up surplus food donations from various locations and delivering them to designated distribution sites. Ensure that all food safety protocols are followed during transportation.

8. (Apply, to be on our waiting list
**Warehouse Assistant:** Assist with the sorting, inventory management, and distribution of donated food items at food bank or pantry warehouses. Help organize and maintain inventory, and prepare food packages for distribution to individuals and families in need.

9. **Food Distribution Volunteer:** Volunteer at food distribution sites such as food banks, pantries, and community meal programs. Assist with greeting clients, distributing food items, and ensuring that clients receive the support and resources they need.

10. **Outreach Coordinator:** Raise awareness about food insecurity issues and available resources in the community. Coordinate outreach efforts to connect individuals and families in need with food assistance programs and services.

These volunteer roles play a crucial role in sourcing and distributing food to those experiencing food insecurity, ensuring that individuals and families have access to nutritious meals and essential food items. Whether you're coordinating donations, transporting food, or assisting with distribution efforts, your contributions as a food sourcing volunteer make a meaningful difference in the lives of others.
"Impact of Covid-19"

The COVID-19 pandemic has had far-reaching consequences, extending beyond health concerns to economic and social challenges. Many individuals and families in our community have been severely affected by the economic downturn, resulting in job loss, financial instability, and food insecurity. Additionally, the pandemic has exacerbated issues related to domestic violence, with survivors facing even greater difficulties in seeking safety and support.

**Role and Responsibilities:**

As a Food Drive Coordinator, you will play a crucial role in our efforts to gather and drop off food at one of our charitity drop off locations.

We feed those who are hungry, cannot afford healthy nutritious meals daily, this can be midddle classes ofcourse, we also focus on those who have been hit hardest by the pre and post pandemic. Your responsibilities will include:

- Organizing and coordinating food drives and donation collection events, with a special focus on supporting those who have lost jobs due to COVID-19. Domestic Violence, War zone, and gender violence survivors and victims. Military Members and families!
- Collaborating with local businesses, schools, and community groups to collect food donations and raise awareness about the impact of the pandemic. And the effects of poor nutrition on health and on families all across the country.
- Ensuring the safe handling and transportation of collected food items, following health and safety guidelines.
- Supporting our food distribution efforts to reach those who are experiencing food insecurity as a direct result of the economic challenges posed by the pandemic.
- Engaging with volunteers and donors to foster a sense of community and shared purpose, particularly in light of the increased instances of domestic violence during this time.

**Why Volunteer With Us:**
**Why Volunteer with Us:**

1. **Meaningful Impact:** By volunteering with us, you'll have the opportunity to make a real and tangible difference in the lives of individuals and communities in need. Whether you're helping to end hunger, supporting job seekers, or providing shelter to those experiencing homelessness, your contributions will have a lasting impact.

2. **Comprehensive Support:** We provide comprehensive training, resources, and support to ensure that you feel confident and equipped to carry out your volunteer role effectively. From initial orientation to ongoing guidance and feedback, we're here to support you every step of the way.

3. **Flexible Opportunities:** We understand that everyone has busy schedules and varying commitments. That's why we offer flexible volunteer opportunities that allow you to choose the time, location, and duration of your service. Whether you have a few hours to spare each week or can dedicate more time, there's a volunteer role that's right for you.

4. **Personal Growth:** Volunteering is not just about giving back-it's also about personal growth and development. Through your volunteer experience, you'll have the chance to learn new skills, gain valuable experience, and broaden your perspective. Plus, you'll have the opportunity to meet like-minded individuals and build meaningful connections within your community.

5. **Join a Supportive Community:** When you volunteer with us, you become part of a supportive and welcoming community of individuals who are passionate about making a difference. Whether you're volunteering solo or as part of a team, you'll be surrounded by people who share your commitment to social justice and equity.

6. **Be Part of Something Bigger:** Our volunteer efforts are part of a larger movement to create positive change and address pressing social issues. By volunteering with us, you'll be part of something bigger than yourself-a movement to build a more just, equitable, and compassionate world for all.

7. **Gratitude and Recognition:** Your contributions as a volunteer are invaluable, and we want to make sure you know how much you're appreciated. Whether it's through formal recognition events, thank-you notes, or small tokens of appreciation, we want you to know that your efforts are valued and recognized.

Overall, volunteering with us is a rewarding and fulfilling experience that allows you to make a meaningful impact, grow personally and professionally, and connect with others who share your passion for social change. We invite you to join us in making a difference and being part of something truly special.

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- Make a tangible impact on hunger relief in our community, particularly for those who have been disproportionately affected by the pandemic.
- Gain valuable experience in event coordination and nonprofit work, with a focus on addressing the unique challenges brought about by COVID-19.
- Join a passionate and supportive team of volunteers dedicated to making a difference, especially during these challenging times.
- Be a part of a meaningful cause that touches the lives of many who are struggling due to the pandemic's fallout.

**Requirements:**

- A commitment to our mission of fighting hunger and food insecurity, especially in light of the pandemic's effects on our community.
- Strong organizational and communication skills to effectively coordinate relief efforts.
- Ability to work collaboratively with volunteers and community partners, fostering a sense of unity in addressing the challenges we face.
- Reliable transportation for food collection and distribution (if applicable).

Join us as a Food Drive Coordinator and help us ensure that everyone, especially those who have faced economic hardships and domestic violence as a direct consequence of COVID-19, has access to the nourishment they need. Together, we can make a significant difference in the lives of those facing hunger and adversity in our community during these unprecedented times.

Ready to take action against hunger and provide support where it's needed most? Apply now and be a part of our dedicated team! Together, we can make a positive impact on the lives of those we serve.

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About STANDUP TO OUR PERPETRATORS

Location:

9051 MIRA MESA BLVD, Ste 262116, SAN DIEGO, CA 92126, US

Mission Statement

Mission Statement: "At [Standup To Our Perpetrators], our unwavering mission is to empower women, provide education, foster job skills, and extend compassionate support to those in need, including homeless individuals, refugees, asylum seekers, and victims of human trafficking. Rooted in sincerity and dedication, we strive to create positive, lasting change in the lives of marginalized communities, uplifting them to brighter futures and restoring hope."

Description

Our History:
[Standup To Our Perpetrators] was founded by 2 Volunteers with a deep-rooted commitment to making a positive impact on the lives of vulnerable communities. Our journey began [in 2011, self funded volunteer run not yet registered, We became a registered Charity officially in 2021]

Goals:
At [Standup To Our Perpetrators], our primary goals are to:
1. Empower women
2. Promote education among underserved
3. Support the homeless population by providing safe housing/shelter.
5. Extend a helping hand to refugees, asylum seekers, and victims of human trafficking, offering aid, integration support, and rehabilitation services.

Programs:
Our diverse range of programs includes:
1. Women's Empowerment: A comprehensive initiative that offers skill-building workshops, mentorship, to empower women in various aspects of their lives.
2. Education Access:
3. Job Skills Training:
4. Homeless Support:
5. Refugee and Anti-Trafficking Initiatives:

Achievements:
Over the years, our dedicated team and volunteers have achieved significant milestones, impacting the lives of countless individuals and communities.

2. Providing education and job skill development.

3. Assisting [500+] homeless individuals by offering free food, clothing, in finding stable housing.

Join us in our mission to create lasting change and build a better future for those in need.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Hunger
Veterans & Military Families
Children & Youth, Hunger, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations San Diego, CA 92145

(32.87289,-117.13235)
 

SKILLS

  • Business Planning
  • Food Service
  • Community Outreach
  • Project Management
  • Public Speaking
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 year or less let us know your preference
  • Please be local in San Diego or surrounding. All welcome Carlsbad, mira Mesa, San Diego, mission hills, north park, spring valley, chula vista, Encinitas, La Jolla, Del Mar, Coronado, vista, Escondido, El Cajon, all Beach cities OB, Mb welcome!

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