We are having a special produce food drive at the Shoppers Food on Pickett Road on Saturday, September 23rd from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. We hope you can come by, donate produce and support a store that supports Food for Others and our community.

VOLUNTEER

If you’d like to sign up to volunteer for the produce drive, you may do so here!

Sign up for shifts using our NEW Sign-up software!

Qualifications:

  • FFO warehouse is open to volunteers
    from 10am to 1pm and 3pm to 5pm, Monday – Friday
  • Must be at least 12 years of age
  • Ages 12 -15 must be accompanied by adult; age 16 and over may be unaccompanied
  • All pre-court or court-mandated hours will be conducted ONLY in warehouse
  • MUST wear closed toe shoes! NO EXCEPTIONS!!

Tasks:

  • Pack food boxes, USDA bags, P3 packs
  • Unload trucks
  • Sort food, stock shelves, bag produce/frozen foods
  • Clean office, warehouse

Training:

  • Onsite during shift

Please indicate this interest on the registration form

Qualifications:

  • Ages 18 plus
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office helpful

Tasks:

  • Front desk client intake
  • Shred, copy, clean
  • Data entry for letters, reporting
  • Newsletter
  • Assist with special events

Training:

  • Onsite during shift, except for Front Desk where 1 hour of training is required

Please indicate this interest on the registration form

Qualifications:

  • Ages 21 plus
  • Must use your own vehicle

Tasks:

  • Pick-up containers from FFO
  • Pick-up food from grocery store between 8 am and 11:30 am.
  • Pick up food from farmers market at noon, must arrive by 11:30 am
  • Return donated food to FFO

Training:

  • Minimal training required.

Indicate this interest on the registration form

Qualifications:

  • Ages 21 plus
  • Must use your own vehicle

Tasks:

  • Pick-up food at FFO
  • Neighborhood Sites – 1 of 16 sites at 6, 6:30, or 7 pm, dependent on site.
  • Power Pack Delivery – deliver weekend food packs to a school
    between 10 am and 2 pm

Training:

  • Minimal training required