Opportunity Details

Hunger, Disaster & Emergency Services
Families, Low-income communities
Cleaning,Food Preparation & Meal Services,Caring for People,Collecting, Sorting & Packaging,Need Assessment

Age Minimum (with Adult): 16+, Minimum Age:18+

Marketplace in Toms River

Volunteer today and make a measurable difference in the lives of many by helping sort, organize and package items for distribution to needy families. Marketplace in Toms River is a volunteer opportunity dedicated to battling hunger and poverty in our community. The People’s Pantry of Toms River provides a meaningful volunteer experience in a positive, safe environment that is perfect for individuals, families, and groups.

  • Volunteers will receive a brief orientation upon arrival
  • Willingness to change activities throughout your time is a plus
  • Volunteers are encouraged but not required to bring plastic grocery bags for shoppers to use
Quick Tips

  • Following specific sorting and packaging instructions down to the smallest detail is imperative to the distribution of goods to needy familie

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