Food Bank Warehouse Then Dinner


1415 Rhoadmiller Street, Richmond, VA 23220
Confirmation for Richmond Volunteers, volunteers at the Central Virginia Foodbank Distribution Center

Date & time: January 2,16, February 6,20; March 6,20; April 3, 17; May 1, 15; June 5,19; July 3,17; August 7,21; September 4,18; October 2,16; November 6,20; December 4,18 from 6-8pm

Age requirement: 16 years and older. With a parent.

Group contact: Tam Evans C: Email: [masked]

Group requirements: 15/20 volunteers for the day listed above.

Volunteer Job Description: Volunteers will be assisting in the Food Bank’s distribution facility. Tasks are of a physical nature and jobs may include sorting & packing perishable & non-perishable product, replenishing donations, assisting agency shoppers, lifting grocery bags/boxes, bending and 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:
* Photography is allowed everywhere in the facility. * Smoking is permitted outside the building. * Remember, there is no secure place for your valuables. Please travel light or place your valuables locked in the trunk of your car.
* 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.

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 through the warehouse entrance. Please DO NOT enter through the Front Door!!


Directions:
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. Go to the front of the building and park in the lot ahead. Go through two sets of double doors and buzz the operator and you will be let in.
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. Go to the front of the building and park in the lot ahead. Go through two sets of double doors and buzz the operator and you will be let in.

Dinner will be held at Northside Grill on the following dates...
2013: January 2; February 6; March 6; April 3; May 1; June 5; July 3; August 7; September 4; October 2; November 6; December 4, at 8pm.
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1217 Bellevue Ave.
Richmond, VA 23227


Dinner will be held at Strawberry Street Cafe on the following dates...
2013: January 16; February 20; March 20; April 17; May 15; June 19; July 17; August 21; September 18; October 16; November 20; December 18 at 8pm.
421 Strawberry Street Richmond, VA[masked]

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  • Cathy L.

    Great to see so many new people today! Thanks to everyone who came - we got a lot done.

    March 20, 2013

  • Monique

    I'm not sure if I'm getting sick or I'm exhausted. I'm going to sit this one out.

    March 20, 2013

    • Maribeth

      Dont push it.. I'm laying low too :)

      1 · March 20, 2013

    • Monique

      I tried going for a run/walk. Should listen to you!

      March 20, 2013

  • Maribeth

    Not feeling well.. :(

    March 20, 2013

  • Maribeth

    Sorry folks, I am really feeling under the weather.. wish not to share it :( See you next time.

    March 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    have to work :(

    March 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    My sister changed her moving date to Raleigh to Wednesday, so I can't make it, afterall. See you next time.

    March 18, 2013

  • Sarah K.

    Sorry I have a ad-hoc business trip scheduled :(

    March 18, 2013

  • Maribeth

    Of course count me in! Will try and bring some help as well.

    1 · March 11, 2013

  • Tam

    I have another Event

    February 28, 2013

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