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Ready to Help Fight Hunger?

Food Pack, Sort & Distribute

DURATION

1-2 hours

WHERE

First Christian Church, Studio City (Distribution site)

OR

Temple Beth Hillel, North Hollywood (Packing site)

WHEN

All year long, with special packing events on Tuesdays in the summer from 4:30 - 8:00 p.m.

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Mom, Dad or another grown-up to help with transportation

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

All the food we collect is given out to clients in need. These are families and individuals who struggle daily. Food security is an important component of their lives and by providing food in a secure environment, it relieves one additional challenge in their daily lives.

DESCRIPTION

Help the North Hollywood Interfaith Food Pantry team transfer donated goods from our collection site to our distribution site. Continue the work by helping sort and pack bags of food and ready them for distribution.


ITEMS NEEDED

A willingness to help and make a difference!


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

All volunteers must be at least 7 years old and close-toed shoes are required. For those wishing to participate in our Tuesday night summer packing events, please email Barbara at bjavitz@gmail.com at least two days prior to the Tuesday you plan to attend.


NEXT STEPS

Contact Barbara Javitz at bjavitz@gmail.com or Luis Oliart at luis@fccnh.org to make arrangements for a time to work. The Pantry serves clients on Mondays and Fridays between 9:00 and 1:00. The packing facility is open the other days, with special packing events in the summer on Tuesday afternoons.


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.

1. Contact Barbara Javitz at bjavitz@gmail.com or Luis Oliart at luis@fccnh.org to find out when donations are being sorted and/or when they are needed to be picked up. Find out if you can help the transport team move donations from the collection location to the distribution center.

2. With your parent or guardian's help, assist with the transfer as directed.

3. Under adult direction, sort and pack bags of food according to the Pantry's guidelines.

4. Feel good knowing you made a difference in the lives of people in your community!

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