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Volunteer with The Connected Chef in New York!

December 14, 2022 - December 15, 2022

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Minimum Age: 

18+

Volunteer Opportunities Available:

Volunteers will help pack grocery boxes for The Connected Chef’s sliding scale Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA).

Timeframe:

Thursdays – Morning, Midday

Fridays – Morning, Midday

Days/Times are subject to change; check out The Connected Chef’s calendar for updated events.

Address:

49-09 5th Street, Long Island City, New York, 11101

What to Bring:

Mask

Close-toed shoes

Weather appropriate clothes

Where to Park:

Street parking can take awhile to find, there are multiple lots in the area. Public transit is best; the location is very close to the Vernon-Jackson stop off the 7 train.

Where to Meet:

The outdoor lot. Come to the gate with the large “The Connected Chef” sign overhead.

About the Organization:

Access is more than just providing groceries. Access means one’s ability to obtain healthy groceries, prepare them in a culturally relevant way, and the opportunity to engage in the growing and cultivating of that food. Our community’s connection to the land is our ultimate goal. The nutrient-dense groceries that The Connected Chef distributes comes 80% from local farms and distributors in the NY, NJ, PA area. We believe that reconnecting with where our food comes from is the first step towards food sovereignty for all communities.

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

The Connected Chef
49-09 5th
Long Island City, NY United States
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