Society of St. Vincent de Paul Omaha

Volunteer Opportunity:
Food Pantry
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Food Pantry Volunteer

Purpose: To assist in day to day activities at SSVP Food Pantry, providing clients with needed food and in support of SSVP's mission.

Essential Duties and Roles

Tuesday and Thursday volunteers (aka "companions") accompany neighbors in need who visit the pantry, ensuring that they are able to obtain the food they need to feed their families. Monday and Wednesday volunteers sort food donations and re-stock the pantry's shelves, in anticipation of Tuesday's and Thursday's "open pantry" hours, when neighbors come to obtain food.

Location Downtown. 2101 Leavenworth Street (west end of the building).

Shifts: Monday and Wednesday: 8am-10:30 am and Tuesday and Thursday: 9am-12:30pm

Requirements: Good communication skills. Ability to stand, bend, lift, climb and carry up to 40 pounds. Age requirement is 18 years and greater. Compliance to health guidelines e.g. masks, gloves, social distancing etc., and respectful workplace policies.

Size of Group
1 individual
Thursday, April 18th, 2024, 8am
Repeats daily on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 8:00am for 364 times
Flexible Timing
Timing is flexible within the designated time frame, or opportunity can be scheduled directly with nonprofit.
Location Details
Offsite Location
Indoor Project
Outdoor Project

Food Pantry
2101 Leavenworth Street (west end of building)
Omaha, NE 68102
United States

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