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Ready to Help Fight Hunger?

COVID 19 Food Rescue Hero

DURATION

1-2 hours

WHERE

Minimal contact within your community.

WHEN

Throughout the year

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Some adult help may be required as a automobile driver is required.  All drivers must have a valid driver's license and car insurance.  

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

Food rescue is the heart of our organization. It's the original mission of Food Finders and you will be helping us fulfill that mission by taking surplus food and placing it in the hands of people who need it most. Without our food rescue volunteers our food rescue model wouldn't be possible!

DESCRIPTION

Food Finders is in need of volunteers to pick up and donate good and wholesome food to charities across Southern California. Volunteers will be claiming food rescues in their general are, with our new free app, receiving 1-2 volunteer hours per route.


ITEMS NEEDED

The car driver MUST have a valid driver's license and proof of insurance. In light of the current situation, please bring a facemask and gloves to complete your food rescues with.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

This volunteer experience is great for the whole family or high school students and up (with a valid driver's license looking to make an impact on their community).


NEXT STEPS

Go to your app store and download our free app "Food Finders" and create a profile.  See Step-by-step instructions for more specific details!


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.
  1. Download the Food Finders App
  2. Create a profile and verify your email address
  3. Set your app preferences.
  4. Complete the food safety training sent to you.
  5. Watch our App Tutorial on Youtube here.
  6. Visit Available Rescue Tab in your app
  7. Start claiming available food rescues in your area.

For further assistance please contact Eric Lara at (562) 283 1400 x110 or email at elara@foodfinders.org

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