Food Pantry - Rescue Food Volounteer

Activity Summary:

Be a part of feeding the community by assisting with Thursday Rescue Food for our food pantry program!

The Rescue Food Volunteer will help Serve our clients who come to receive food on our rescue food days.  Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Sort and package food items
  • Making Boxes
  • Stand and walking for up to 4 hours at a time
  • Moving and Lifting boxes
  • Cleaning
  • Assisting clients with shopping and returning of their carts
  • Assisting clients with check-in
  • Setting up and Setting down tables and chairs

Food Box Packer volunteers are needed on Thursdays from 10am-3pm

Qualifications:

  • 18 years or older
  • Must be able to comfortably lift 30 pounds (CLARIFY POUNDS FOR YOUR PANTRY PROGRAM)
  • Must be able to stand for duration of shift
  • Reliable, professional, and hard working
  • High attention to detail
  • Pass initial screening process, including a background check

Policies:

Alcohol, drugs, and smoking are not permitted at any Salvation Army facilities or volunteer sites.

Pants/shorts and a shirt with sleeves must cover the waist and fit comfortably. Transparent and tight-fitting clothes are not permitted. For your safety, closed toe shoes are required.

Off-street parking is available.

If this volunteer opportunity seems like a match for your experience, skills, and interests, please click + Sign Up below, or the Fill in an Application button.

For additional questions, please contact (INSERT NAME) at (EMAIL AND/OR PHONE)

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!

Qualifications Required

  • How much can you lift comfortably? Must be at least 30 lbs.
  • What age category do you belong? Must be at least 18 or older

Schedule Summary

The next 10 shifts (out of 432 total shifts) for this activity are as follows


Date Start Time End Time
Thursday, July 25, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday, August 01, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday, August 08, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday, August 15, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday, August 22, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday, August 29, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday, September 05, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday, September 12, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday, September 19, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM
Thursday, September 26, 2024 10:00 AM 3:00 PM