Fair Haven: Neighborhood Pop Up Pantry Volunteer

Organization

United Way of Greater New Haven

Description

Due to the inclement weather yesterday, our Neighborhood Pop-Up Pantry was rescheduled to this afternoon. We are still in need of volunteers to help us feed local families. Can you join us?

Help today, Friday, August 28, 2:45 PM – 6:30 PM, as a volunteer and feed your neighbors!

Specific needs include:

Bilingual volunteers are needed, however dual language skills are not required
Volunteers must be able to lift a 30lb. box
Volunteers must be generally healthy, not immunocompromised in any way, and have no exhibited symptoms of COVID-19 (fever, coughing, shortness of breath) in the past two weeks
This in-person volunteer opportunity will incorporate social distancing measures for both volunteers and pantry clients to ensure that we deliver vital support in the safest way possible.

Please sign up here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fair-haven-neighborhood-pop-up-pantry-tickets-117306626277?utm_source=Master&utm_campaign=57f8011147-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_08_28_12_54&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_85d72b4277-57f8011147-7216209&mc_cid=57f8011147&mc_eid=d2e0039cd2

Mission Statement

United Way is your local partner to drive measurable, lasting impact that none of us can achieve alone. United Way listens and learns to identify gaps, develops community solutions, activates donors and volunteers, and serves our neighbors in need. We’ve been a local presence for 100 years. United Way of Greater New Haven serves a 12-town region that includes: Bethany, Branford, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Madison, New Haven, North Branford, North Haven, Orange, West Haven, and Woodbridge.

Start Date
2020-08-28
End Date
2020-08-28
Number of volunteers
1-10
Background screening required?
No
Level of Exposure
Level III
Location
New Haven (on site)