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Ready to Help Fight Hunger?

Food Packing for our Just Eats Program

DURATION

1-2 hours

WHERE

Our East Cambridge packing center, 73 First Street

WHEN

Must have availability on Tuesdays or Wednesdays

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Need to be able to drive or be driven to these locations

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

Food For Free's Just Eats grocery box program provides healthy food to over 3,000 Boston area families and individuals each week

With your help, we can deliver boxes full of fresh produce and pantry staples like rice and beans to pantries and other community partners for easy grab-n-go distribution.

DESCRIPTION

We have many hands-on volunteer opportunities each week that provide food relief to people in need. We implement social distancing protocols and cap our numbers to keep each other safe.  Volunteers pack boxes of produce & dry goods in an assembly-line style


ITEMS NEEDED

Transportation, strength, and ability to follow easy instructions.


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Ability to lift 30 pound boxes


NEXT STEPS

Please complete and submit the volunteer form and a member of our staff will get back to you.


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.
Sending or dropping off items to a nonprofit? Don't forget to tell them you found them through PGK! Download and print a packing slip here.

Please complete and submit the volunteer form and a member of our staff will get back to you.

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