Opportunity Details

Hunger & Homelessness
Families, Homeless, Low-income Communities
Collecting, Sorting & Packaging

Age Minimum (with Adult): 13+, Minimum Age:18+, Orientation Required, Background Check

Race Against Hunger (13+)

Activities & Notes: Volunteers will sort and package food and/or other household items for distribution

Project Requirements:
For safety reasons, volunteers must wear closed-toe shoes; no flip flops or sandals.

All first time volunteers need to be trained by the Food Bank staff before they begin helping, this usually takes 20 to 30 minutes.

Please be sure to sign in on the Hands On Charlotte sign-in sheet, there usually are other groups volunteering.

FAQ:
  •  How do I become a volunteer? 

Families: please make sure you read the updated Family Policies before signing up.
 

All adult volunteers must first complete the orientation process before they can attend any monthly calendar project.

If you are with a group please visit the GROUP page for information on how to sign up to help at the Food Bank and other projects. This is a very popular project that fills up quickly, the food bank has many opportunities to help. You can volunteer directly with the food bank by signing up at this link: https://www.secondharvestmetrolina.org/give-time

Please note that the Opportunity Leader listed below is a Hands On Charlotte volunteer. If you have not attended the HOC Orientation you should contact Doug with any questions. 

About the Organization: The Food Bank feeds hungry people by soliciting and distributing food and other grocery products through partner agencies.

Click "Sign Up" below to reserve your spot! Need help signing up? Call (704) 371-7140.

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