Prerequisite Opportunity: Distribute Food at the American Red Cross Food Pantry
Hunger & Homelessness,
Age Minimum (with Adult) - 15, Minimum Age - 15+, Orientation Required, Skill Category - N/A
Distribute Food at the American Red Cross Food Pantry
Volunteers will help distribute food to clients, prepare bags of perishable items for distribution, and pack food bags for the next distribution date.
All volunteers are REQUIRED to wear sturdy shoes or sneakers. For safety reasons no open-open toed shoes or sandals will be allowed in the warehouse.
Youth Friendly, 15+. All volunteers under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult over 18 years old. All volunteers under 18 years old must bring a Permission Form signed by a parent or guardian to give to the Project Leader. Please email@example.com or call 617-422-0910 x208 if you would like to bring youth to this project.
This project is reserved for Boston Cares members who have attended an orientation.
T-Accessible, Red Line (Andrew). *
*Due to construction taking place on Procter St., parking is limited. There are limited parking spaces behind the Red Cross Food Pantry. (10/31/13)
About the American Red Cross Pantry:
The American Red Cross works to provide relief to victims of disasters and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. The Boston Food Pantry provides a 3-day supply of emergency food to 4,500 low-income clients per month.
What people have to say about volunteering at the Red Cross Food Pantry:
"This was so much fun! Fast-moving, never boring, but easy to learn and not stressful, not to mention that all the people there were wonderful. I will definitely be doing this again."-Stephanie Long
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