Food Rescue Rider

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Goodwill Industries of Northern MI

  • 75 people are interested
Service with a smile

Help us increase access to healthy food and decrease food waste! Food Rescue of Northwest Michigan, a program collaboration of Goodwill, in partnership with grocers, bakeries, farms, etc. picks up perishable food and distributes it among food pantries and community meal-site locations. Our Food Rescue drivers could use your help. You can check out our volunteer schedule here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1KKbn-aOPZtRU4oPcJZxl4BZluy2kPJGz-vNzE1-jmPo/edit#gid=1777689809

Our routes all leave from 2889 Aeropark Dr. (just west off 3-Mile) at 6:45 am. The duration of the route depends on what route and day you choose to volunteer.

Riding on the truck is a wonderful experience. Each day varies in the amount and type of food we get out, but there is one constant - we get out the food on the same day to pantries and meal-sites. We get to work with great people at the stores and at the food pantries, and you'll get to know them too on our route. There is a lot involved in a route and we are sure you will be amazed at the amount of food and the hard work being done to make this program work.

We look forward to having you out on the truck with us.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

2889 Aero Park DrTRAVERSE CITY, MI 49686

(44.744144,-85.562416)
 

SKILLS

  • Outdoor Recreation
  • Nutrition
  • Food Service
  • Supply Chain Logistics
  • Environmental Policy
  • Farming

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • You can come once but hope you can come regularly

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