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Mobile Food Bank Volunteer with Nourish Pierce County

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Feed your neighbors in need as a volunteer with us! As a mobile food bank volunteer, you directly contribute to our mission of providing nutritious food to people in need with compassion, dignity, and respect. Volunteering with Nourish Pierce County is a great way to meet new people, serve an immediate need in the community, and have some fun!

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Greet and welcome food bank clients
  • Help load groceries in clients cars
  • Help move boxes around and stage for distribution
  • Sort and bag fresh produce
  • Pack non-perishable grocery boxes
  • Assist with food distribution and replenish food bins
  • Clean food bank and assist with garbage disposal
  • Interact with all volunteers, staff and clients with compassion, dignity, and respect

Skills Necessary:

  • Must be physically fit and able to lift at least 20 pounds repeatedly throughout shifts
  • Ability to work on your feet for several hours
  • Must be able to step up and down from a truck
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Comfortable in a busy environment
  • Courtesy and helpfulness are expected
  • Closed toe shoes and shirts with sleeves are required
  • Good customer service skills and the ability to work in a team are required

Feed your neighbors in need as a volunteer with us! As a mobile food bank volunteer, you directly contribute to our mission of providing nutritious food to people in need with compassion, dignity, and respect. Volunteering with Nourish Pierce…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

On-site
Tacoma, WA, USA

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