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TCV Food Bank + Mobile Pantry (Tri-City Volunteers)

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 860 people are interested
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Roll up your sleeves and help make your community stronger!

At TCV Food Bank has been safely serving out clients through COVID-19. Since the Shelter-In-Place our clients have more than doubled and we are serving over 500 clients daily on our site!

Health and Safety of everyone is our top priority and all volunteer tasks are masked and socially distanced. We are working with a small but mighty team and we need your help.

Work in a great team! Learn how a warehouse operates and acquire warehouse management skills! Get a reference or recommendation after a period of time volunteering with our warehouse supervisors! Have fun while helping the community!

The Food Bank is open Monday-Friday (we distribute food Tuesday-Friday).

Volunteer shifts are available from 8.30am-3.00pm. No weekend or evening volunteer opportunities at this time. Volunteer tasks may include:

  • Packing Food (warehouse/indoors)

  • Placing food in client's vehicles (drive-thru/outdoors)

  • Check-in/Greeter (outdoors)

Parking: Please park in the Tree of Life Church parking lot at the corner of Peralta and Maple, 4140 Peralta Blvd, Fremont. Our site is located next door and you will need to walk around the long fence up towards Peralta Blvd. We are situated behind the Quality Auto shop.

High School Student Volunteering: During vacation periods, such as Spring Break, we take students on a first come, first served basis and shifts have a maximum number of volunteers we can accommodate. Shifts are typically all filled almost a month in advance. TCV will verify, keep track of, and sign for any completed volunteer hours.

Age Requirements: No volunteers under the age of 16 years old.

More opportunities with TCV Food Bank + Mobile Pantry (Tri-City Volunteers)

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About TCV Food Bank + Mobile Pantry (Tri-City Volunteers)

Location:

37350 Joseph Street, Fremont, CA 94536, US

Mission Statement

To eliminate hunger and promote financial self-sufficiency in Alameda County and beyond, by distributing food and providing volunteer opportunities in order to improve the quality of life for all in our community.

Description

Tri-City Volunteers (TCV) Food Bank + Mobile Pantry is a non-profit organization that provides food assistance to the residents of Alameda County. We are the largest client-direct food bank in the Tri-City area. We serve up to 1,500 FAMILIES EVERY WEEK through our emergency food drive-thru distribution and Mobile Pantry Programs. With a small staff, a dedicated volunteer force, and a budget of around $600,000, we are extremely efficient in distributing over 5 MILLION POUNDS of food annually. TCV is open Monday for volunteers to pack food bags from 9:00am to 3:00pm. The drive-thru distribution is open Tuesday through Friday, 9:30-3:00 pm. TCV is closed on the weekends. TCV does not have any remote volunteer opportunities at this time. Minors must have parental consent to volunteer at the food bank. Minors who are 14 or 15 must also be accompanied by a parent/chaperone over the age of 18 at all times. TCV does not allow volunteers under the age of 14 years old at this time.

Community
Crisis Support
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

37350 Joseph StreetFremont, CA 94536

(37.55583,-122.00764)
 

SKILLS

  • Warehousing
  • Food Delivery / Distribution

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 14
  • Minimum 2 Hour Shifts
  • Volunteers must be 16 years old to volunteer without parent. Volunteers who are 14 and 15 must be accompanied by an adult. TCV is not accepting volunteers under 14 at this time.

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