Food Bank Volunteers

(Kendalwood Seventh Day Adventist Church Food Bank)

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Position ID: V-OSH0445
Last Modified: 13 Jul 2022
Last Full Update: 13 Jul 2022

Opportunity Details: Food Bank Volunteers

Contact Food Bank Coordinator, Kendalwood Seventh Day Adventist Church Food Bank; Email:
Duties Help unload food bank donation deliveries from food delivery trucks * transfer donations from kitchen and storage areas to our food/essential care bags and food box preparation area * sort donations into individual food/essential care bags * bring prepared food/essential food boxes to loading area, to have ready for community member pick-up * assist in loading community members' vehicles * assist staff with Food Bank set-up/take down, table set-up, sanitizing your work area, etc. * work collaboratively with the Food Bank Coordinator, Food Bank Coordinator's Assistant & Fellow Team Members * ability to be physically active: lift 50lbs, walk, stand and bend, throughout shift * help, cook and prepare meals in the kitchen * skilled handymen/women to assist in repairs, etc., where needed  
Volunteers must be at least 18 yrs of age * volunteers will be provided with personal safety supplies and an orientation * all applicants to provide a criminal record check
Benefits Self-rewarding, learn new skills and so much more..
Ages 18 year(s) and up
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Men ; Women ; Couples ; Groups ; Individuals ; Community Groups
Areas of Interest Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Food Services / Nutrition
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Listening Skills ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Skilled Labour ; Team Work ; Any skilled labored handymen/women to assist in repairs where needed; i.e., plumbers, refrigerator/freezer technicians, etc., are more than welcomed.
Commitment Length Short Term ; Long Term (Minimum of 6 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term
Interaction Level Team work environment.
Dates and Times Monday: Afternoon (12 pm - 5 pm) 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon (9 am - 6 pm) 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon (9 am - 6 pm) 
Thursday: Afternoon (12 pm - 5 pm) 
Friday: Afternoon (12 pm - 3 pm) 
The hours provided above are the Operation Donation Drop Off hours. Volunteer hours will be on an individual basis and commitment.
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Designated parking at entrance
Location 300 Kendalwood Road, Whitby, Ontario L1N 2G3
Number of Positions Whitby
Training Orientation
Transportation Near public transit - is available nearby.
Police Check Required
Start Date On or after 12 Jul 2022

Agency Details: Kendalwood Seventh Day Adventist Church Food Bank

Address & Map 300 Kendalwood Road

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