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Food distribution in Oakland Chinatown

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We are seeking much needed volunteer help for food distribution programs at two of our Oakland Chinatown sites:

  1. Madison Park Apartments at 100 9th Street, Oakland, CA 94607.Every first and third Wednesday from 8am - 11:30am.
  2. Noble Tower at 1515 Lakeside Drive, Oakland, CA 94612. Every second and fourth Wednesday from 8:30am-11:30am.

Volunteer roles will include dividing food/produce into bags and delivering prepped bags to apartment doors on site that have requested food assistance. All volunteers are required to practice physical distancing and wear their own face coverings, gloves will be provided.

If you are interested in supporting the local community during these challenging times, please send an email to volunteer@ebaldc.org titled "COVID-19 Food Distribution Volunteer Opportunity in Chinatown". You can expect a follow up response within 72 business hours providing details on our volunteer onboarding process.

We have two community partners for our food distribution program: Mercy Brown Bag Program, supporting seniors in distributing over one million pounds of food per year and the Vietnamese American Community Center of the East Bay, supporting low-income South-East Asians and other underrepresented immigrant communities in the San Francisco Bay Area.

The East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC) is a non-profit community development organization with over 40 years of experience in building healthy, vibrant and safe neighborhoods in Oakland and the East Bay. EBALDC develops affordable housing, commercial and mixed-use, mixed-income projects in Oakland and across other cities in the East Bay, including Emeryville, Richmond, and San Pablo.

 

We are seeking much needed volunteer help for food distribution programs at two of our Oakland Chinatown sites:

  1. Madison Park Apartments at 100 9th Street, Oakland, CA 94607.Every first and third Wednesday from 8am - 11:30am.
  2. Noble Tower at 1515…

Details at a Glance

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

Location

On-site

Oakland Chinatown

Oakland, CA, USA

How to Apply

If you are interested in supporting the local community during these challenging times, please send an email to volunteer@ebaldc.org titled "COVID-19 Food Distribution Volunteer Opportunity in Chinatown". You can expect a follow up response within 72 business hours providing details on our volunteer onboarding process.

If you are interested in supporting the local community during these challenging times, please send an email to volunteer@ebaldc.org titled "COVID-19 Food Distribution…

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