Opportunity Details

Hunger
Collecting, Sorting & Packaging

Age Minimum (with Adult): 12+, Minimum Age:18+

Marketplace in Paterson

CUMAC is the largest food distribution program in Passaic County, feeding over 2,600 low income individuals and families every month. Volunteers are needed to give vital assistance, sorting and bagging up fresh fruit and vegetables in CUMAC's warehouse. If the fresh produce is not available, volunteers will help sort canned goods.

Volunteers should wear closed toed shoes and clothes they don't mind getting dirty. It is important to dress in layers as the warehouse doors are often open and it can get chilly.

CUMAC has its own parking lot which volunteers are welcome to use. There is a tunnel entrance to the lot on your left just before the black train overpass. Please drive slowly as workers will be on the other side.


CUMAC is facing a shortage on food and plastic grocery bags. Any donation of nonperishable foods (dry good, canned items, frozen foods, etc. or plastic grocery bags would be greatly appreciated. 

 


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