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Volunteer with Food Bank For New York City in New York!

December 14, 2022 - December 15, 2022

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**This event requires a proof of Covid-19 Vaccination**

Minimum Age: 

18+ (14+ when accompanied by a parent/guardian)

Volunteer Opportunities Available:

Volunteers will assist with packing and distributing grocery bags with fresh produce and shelf-stable staples for community members, as well as other pantry tasks as needed.

Timeframe:

Tuesdays – Morning, Midday, Afternoon

Wednesdays – Midday, Afternoon

Thursdays – Morning, Midday, Afternoon

Saturdays – Morning, Midday, Afternoon

Days/Times are subject to change; check out Food Bank for New York City’s calendar for updated events.

Address:

252 West 116th Street, New York, NY 10026

What to Bring:

Closed-toe/closed-heel shoes

Comfortable, appropriate clothing

Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination

Water bottle is recommended

Where to Park:

Metered parking is available but not guaranteed. Public transportation is suggested if possible.

Where to Meet:

Volunteers will be greeted upon entry and directed to the volunteer room on the first floor.

About the Organization:

Food Bank For New York City has been working to end food poverty in our five boroughs since 1983. As the city’s largest hunger-relief organization, we employ a multifaceted approach centered on helping low-income New Yorkers overcome their circumstances and achieve greater independence.

About Project Helping:

Volunteering has been shown to benefit your mental health. Our mission at Project Helping is to make it ridiculously easy to volunteer. By volunteering through us, you can meet new people, make a difference in your community, and improve your mental wellness! Learn more at projecthelping.org/volunteer

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Details

Start:
December 14, 2022
End:
December 15, 2022
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Organizer

Project Helping New York
Email:
volunteer@projecthelping.org
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Venue

Food Bank For New York City
252 West 116th Street
New York, NY United States
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