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Food Bank Warehouse Then Dinner


1415 Rhoadmiller Street, Richmond, VA23220

Confirmation for Richmond Volunteers at the Central Virginia Foodbank Distribution Center/warehouse

Dates & times: 2012: Jan 4 & 18, Feb 1 & 15, Mar 7 & 21, Apr 4 & 18, May 2 & 16, June 6 & 20 July 11 & 25, Aug 1 & 15, Sept 5 & 19, Oct 3 & 17, Nov 7 & 28, Dec 5 & 19 from 6-8pm.

Age & group requirement:16 years and older. Maximum volunteers: 20.

Minimum: 10 volunteers for each day.

Group contact:TamEvans H:[masked]Email:[masked]

Volunteer Job Description: Volunteers will be assisting in the CVFB distribution facility. Tasks are of a physical nature and jobs may include sorting & packing, stocking food donations, lifting grocery bags/boxes bending, pulling orders for the mobile pantry program, pushing carts, and other jobs as assigned by the distribution center staff.

Dress code: Safety is of utmost importance in the facility and it is important that volunteers dress appropriately.

* Jeans, t-shirts and sneakers are standard attire. Shorts are appropriate for the summer months. Sweatshirts and light jackets are required during the Fall/winter months.

* No high heels or open-toed sandals are allowed in the warehouse.

* We will provide latex gloves however anyone allergic to latex is encouraged to bring their own work gloves.

Please note: * Parking is available in the parking lot in front & on the street. Carpooling is a great option!

* Photography is allowedeverywhere in the facility.

* Remember, there is no secure place for your valuables. Please travel light or place your valuables locked in the trunk of your car.

* Smoking is permitted outside the building.

**GROUPS scheduled on Evenings/Saturday:Please drive around the back using the roadway along the

Community Kitchen and park in the lot behind the building so we can let you in. Please DO NOT enter through the Front Door!!

Directions:

Go to the back of the building and park in the lot by the loading docks to access the warehouse**

From the North or West of Richmond

Take I-64 East or I-95 South to Exit # 78/ Boulevard. Make a right at the bottom of the ramp.

Make a left at the first stop light onto Robin Hood Road. Go to the first stop light and take a right onto Hermitage Road.

Follow Hermitage Road approximately half a mile. The Salvation Army will be on your left. Make a left at the Salvation Army onto Rhoadmiller Street. The Central Virginia Foodbank is the last warehouse on the right.

From the South or East of Richmond

Take I-64 West or I-95 North to Exit # 78/ Boulevard. Make a left at the bottom of the ramp onto Hermitage Road.

Follow Hermitage Road about three quarters of a mile. The Salvation Army will be on your left. Make a left at the Salvation Army onto Rhoadmiller Street. The Central Virginia Foodbank is the last warehouse on the right..

Hey yall.....I will be gone the month of June.....Scott will be your team lead and for some reason the announcements didnt go out.....If you can Scott will need your help and I'll be back in July! Have FUN!!!

Bless

Tam

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  • Tanya

    Great night - Thanks!

    June 21, 2012

  • Tanya

    I was so happy to finally be able to join a Food Bank volunteerism night! It's amazing what a small group of committed folk can do ... Amazing to see all those empty boxes at the end of the evening and all those wonderfully-stocked shelves! Thanks for your warm welcome ... I'll definitely look forward to the next time!

    June 21, 2012

  • Scott R.

    If anyone has trouble finding the Food Bank, or if you have any questions, my cell number is 363-3504.
    Also, be sure to come to the back of the building at the loading dock entrance to get in.
    Scott

    June 19, 2012

  • Tam

    Oh dont forget its a Strawberry Street Cafe night!

    June 17, 2012

  • Tam

    I hope yall have a GREAT time! I miss you!!!

    June 17, 2012

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    Food Bank Team Leader, Assistant Organizer,
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