Opportunity Details

Hunger, Senior Services
Families, Low-income communities
Cleaning,Food Preparation & Meal Services,Caring for People,Collecting, Sorting & Packaging

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

Marketplace in Newark

Volunteer and make a measurable difference in the lives of many by helping sort, organize and package items for distribution to families. This volunteer opportunity is dedicated to battling hunger and poverty in our community.

  • Some of the tasks include but are not limited to the following:
  • Sorting & bagging food.
  • Engaging clients in meaningful conversation
  • Facilitating intakes.
  • Unpack deliveries & stock shelves. 
  • Cleaning​​
  • Setup and breakdown

Volunteer Guidelines: COVID-19

  • Protective Equipment: Masks, Gloves, and Sanitizer will be provided
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Clean and wash your hands before, during, and after volunteering for a minimum of 20 seconds.
  • If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
 
What to bring:
 

Your willingness to serve with a bright smile.


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