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Phone Banking Census Outreach - Hunger Action Month

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Hunger Free America
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New York, NY

Hunger Free America


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Published 14 days ago

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A few hours per week

Volunteer with HFA for Hunger Action Month this September!

Register here, http://vhub.at/HungerActionMonth.

About HFA: HUNGER FREE AMERICA is a nonpartisan, national nonprofit group working to enact the policies and programs needed to end domestic hunger and ensure that all Americans have sufficient access to nutritious food.

About Event: The HFA phone banking advocacy initiatives serves to connect families with information and resources to support them during these times. This event will support our Census Outreach efforts to increase the voice and power of our communities.

***This is an entirely virtual event that requires a time commitment of 2 hours***

Dates and Languages:

  • Events for English-speaking volunteers: Sept 5th 1 - 3pm, 8th 4 - 6pm, 15th 4 - 6pm, 19th 1 - 3pm (EST).
  • Events for Spanish-speaking volunteers: Sept 22nd and 29th 4 - 6pm (EST).

Overview of Event:

  • We will start with a brief training on phone banking and resources so do not worry if you do not have experience! All materials will be provided including a script for calling.
  • HFA will provide live support via zoom throughout the entire event.
  • We will conclude with a short debrief and reflection.

Volunteer Duties

  • Provide vital food resources and information over the phone.
  • Keep track of calls made. A list will be provided to volunteers with the names and contact information of individuals to reach out to.
  • Record contact information for callers who would like information to be emailed or texted to them.

To ensure volunteer privacy, it is recommended that volunteers set up a free Google Voice account prior to the event ( https://voice.google.com/u/0/signup).


Register here, http://vhub.at/HungerActionMonth.

Volunteer with HFA for Hunger Action Month this September!

Register here, http://vhub.at/HungerActionMonth.

About HFA: HUNGER FREE AMERICA is a nonpartisan, national nonprofit group working to enact the policies and programs needed to end…

Details at a glance

  • Virtual Opportunity
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

50 Broad Street, Suite 1103, New York, NY 10004

How to Apply

Please create a volunteer account and register for whichever events interest you. Once you register zoom information will be sent to your email and you are all set!

Please create a volunteer account and register for whichever events interest you. Once you register zoom information will be sent to your email and you are all set!

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