Description: Volunteers are needed to provide administrative support to the Food Distribution Team. Help us organize and enter data regarding our partner agency programs such as Kids Cafes, the Back-pack Program, and Mobile Pantries. You must be able to handle a wide variety of administrative tasks in an organized, accurate, efficient, and professional manner. Duties include Excel data entry, problem solving and filing. Food Distribution Volunteers are encouraged to volunteer at least 1 shift per week. Hours: Monday-Friday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.If interested, please contact: DeNae GitongaVolunteer Services Manager email@example.com 608.216.7214Organization:Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin is a nonprofit organization dedicated to ending hunger through community partnerships in southwestern Wisconsin, serving nearly 141,000 people who struggle to put food on the table, including 43 percent who are children. Through food and financial donations and volunteer support, Second Harvest Foodbank acquires and distributes food to 350 partner agencies, including food pantries, shelters and meal sites, in 16 counties. From July 1, 2009 - June 30, 2010, Second Harvest Foodbank distributed 8.1 million pounds of food. It is one of 200 affiliates of Feeding America, the nation's largest charitable hunger-relief organization, engaging our country in the fight to end hunger. For more information, visit www.secondharvestmadison.org.Requirements:No open toed Shoes.No electronics (MP3's, blue tooth, etc.), tobacco use, food or drink in the warehouse. We have a break room that you have access to, but please label anything you bring.The warehouse is kept at 60 degrees, so please dress in warm layers. No children under the age of 12.Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.Please do not bring in bags, purses, etc. We so not have a safe place to keep your items.
Organization's Mission Statement: To feed the hungry in southern Wisconsin so no one goes to bed hungry tonight, especially not a child.
Duration/Frequency: Ongoing Position
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