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Community Service Opportunity - HungerBusters
Would you like to volunteer your time to help fight child hunger in our local area? Here's your chance! *YOU MUST REGISTER THROUGH THEIR WEBSITE before being permitted to attend this event per the organization. They are strict with their volunteering procedures. Therefore, please register on their website before RSVPing on here. I am uncertain of how many spots are still available or what their maximum limit is, so if anyone tries to register for this date & time slot and is unable to due to it being full, please let me know. I will also try to reach out to them before-hand (since I've now created a meetup for it) to see if I can guarantee us a certain number of spots. I'll update this page if so, but start with 8 RSVP slots for now. There are other days and times available as well!!! Our date and time is Sunday, August 26th from 3 pm - 5 pm. Children 7 and older are welcome! The link to their website for volunteering is: They are also on FB. You have to register as a new volunteer and then find the Aug Sun volunteering dates. Feel free to message me if you any of this is confusing to you. About Hunger Busters: Hunger Busters is a Dallas-based charity focused on feeding kids and fueling futures by providing a much-needed third meal of the day to food-insecure children in Dallas Independent School District through its signature "Feed the Need" after school program. In 2017, HungerBusters will provide 350,000 meals to 11 DISD schools and 6 after school programs. With the help of committed volunteers, continuing and new partners and donors, Hunger Busters will take a big bite out of Dallas’ childhood hunger epidemic. Hunger Busters is a non-profit organization that receives private donations. We operate on private funding along with corporate grants. Meal Preparation Overview: Volunteers will assist and help prepare meals for students in the Dallas Independent School District. Volunteers will make ham and cheese sandwiches, then cut them in half and bag them using the automated bagging machine. Volunteers will assemble the meals (using an assembly line process) into a brown paper bag with an apple and/or orange, applesauce, sandwich and dessert and then pack them into large cooler bags for delivery. Volunteers will assist in cleaning the kitchen (sweeping, mopping, washing dishes, cleaning tables, breaking down boxes, throwing out the trash, etc.) Dress Code: All attire must be clean and in good taste.All wording and drawings must not contain anything lewd, obscene, and profane content or that could be construed as offensive. Shirts that do not completely cover the underarms or belly button (muscle shirts, tank tops, halter tops, etc.) are not allowed. All personnel shall wear proper footwear at all time.No bare feet, shower shoes, open toes or slippers are allowed at any time inside the kitchen. Additional Information: Please arrive 15 minutes early for instructions. Children, seven (7) years of age or older are welcome to volunteer. Small/Large groups are also welcome, please advise the Production Manager prior to arrival on how many volunteers will be attending. If you need to cancel or reschedule, please contact the Production Manager immediately.


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