Most volunteers help for 2-3 hours/week for 2 months or more (many stay for years!). If you are interested in helping, the first step is to contact Tracey at firstname.lastname@example.org and schedule an orientation.
At this time we are looking for volunteers who can commit to being here through December. If you are a student looking to volunteer, please contact me at email@example.com about some off-site opportunities.
Available Shifts starting in September
We need help in the following areas:
Fresh Food Distribution – Help is needed to organize and distribute produce and bread on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9-12 and Thursdays 12:30-3PM.
Emergency Food Pantry – Help is needed Thursdays to help stock shelves from 9-11 and to help shoppers on Fridays from 10:30-1 and 1-3PM.
Free Store – Help is needed on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:45-1 and Fridays from 1-3PM to help keep the store neat and organized as well as greet people at the door, accept donations and fill racks with sorted clothing and household items.
Parking - Help is needed managing the parking lot from 10:30am-1pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Free Store – Help is needed to keep the Free Store organized and neat, great participants and assist donors. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 11-1 and Tuesdays from 1-3.
Lifting/Maintenance – We need help sweeping/mopping most afternoons (except Thursdays) from 2:30-4.
Kitchen – Help is needed to serve and do dishes/clean from 11:30-2PM on Thursdays and Fridays.
Reception – Help is needed on Mondays from 1-3 and Tuesdays from 11-1.
SPONSORSHIP DEVELOPMENT VOLUNTEERS
We are seeking community business-minded individuals interested in being on the team that helps to strengthen our relationship ties with our current corporate partners as well as grow our base of sponsorship support for our major fundraisers (Trash to Treasures and Empty Bowls). Individuals should also bring creative sponsorship revenue -generating ideas. The ideal candidate will have some marketing/sponsorship background and willingness to introduce our sponsorship opportunities to local businesses. If you are interested, please contact Sarah Barr 413-835-5969.
Please contact Tracey at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about all volunteer opportunities.