Volunteer Opportunity

Bellevue Pop-up Food Bank Volunteer Shopping Assistant

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Jewish Family Service | Bellevue, WA
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Jewish Family Service


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Times of Day

Weekday Afternoons

Time Commitment

A few hours per month

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Be a Shopping Assistant at JFS's Eastside Pop-up Food Bank on Second Tuesdays of the Month

About 1,300 households visit the Polack Food Bank each month. The Food Bank operates on a consumer-choice model, in which clients choose products according to their personal needs and preferences. Our goal is to provide for our clients' needs with the dignity they deserve. This position is for our pop-up Food Bank in the Crossroads neighborhood in Bellevue.

  • WHEN: The pop-up Food Bank will open on the second Tuesday of the month from 3:00-5:00 pm. Volunteers may be needed before and after for set-up and clean-up.
  • WHERE: New Hope Ministries Church (across the street from the Jewish Day School) -- 15760 NE 4th Street, Bellevue 98008

Responsibilities:

  • Heavy set-up and clean-up alongside JFS staff.
  • Distribute food and toiletries as selected by shopping clients.
  • Restocking items as needed.

Requirements:

  • Age 18 or older.
  • Reliability and punctuality.
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds.
  • Work cooperatively with JFS staff and volunteers.
  • Culturally sensitive, respectful to clients and the mission of JFS.
  • Successful completion of application process, including background and reference checks.
  • Not required, but Russian speaking volunteers a plus!


Be a Shopping Assistant at JFS's Eastside Pop-up Food Bank on Second Tuesdays of the Month

About 1,300 households visit the Polack Food Bank each month. The Food Bank operates on a consumer-choice model, in which clients choose products…

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How To Apply

If possible, please provide a daytime phone number we can call you at for a short introductory interview.

If possible, please provide a daytime phone number we can call you at for a short introductory interview.

Location

15760 NE 4th Street, Bellevue, WA 98008
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