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.

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..

Dinner will be held at Northside Grill on the following dates...

2012: Jan 4, Feb 1 , Mar 7, Apr 4, May 2, June 6, July 11, Aug 1, Sept 5, Oct 3, Nov 7, Dec 5 at 8pm.

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1217 Bellevue Ave.
Richmond, VA 23227


Dinner will be held at Strawberry Street Cafe on the following dates...

2012: Feb 15, Mar 21, Apr 18, May 16, June 20 July 25, Aug 15, Sept 19, Oct 17, Nov 28, Dec19 at 8pm.

421 Strawberry Street  Richmond, VA[masked]


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  • A former member
    A former member

    Weee! I had fun!

    1 · December 19, 2012

  • Sandra G.

    The work was a bit easier tha I expected

    1 · December 19, 2012

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