Healthy Foods Center Volunteer

Details
Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
15
Description of the Volunteer Opportunity: 

Our Healthy Foods Center (HFC) volunteers sort, organize, prepare and distribute healthy food selections, particularly produce to people facing both hunger and a chronic health issue. Their referral to the HFC is provided by a partner physician or clinic as a medical intervention. Volunteers with excellent people skills and with a background in nutrition dietetics or nutrition science are a perfect fit for this specialized program. Volunteers helping in the HFC also assist with phone outreach for regular check in's in between visits, conduct community resources assessment about the household and provide resources to additional services.

Areas of Interest: 
Health and Medicine
Hunger
Great for: 
Teens
Adults
55+
Who Will Be Impacted Through This Project: 

The Healthy Foods Center provides healthy food options for people facing both hunger and chronic health issues.

Is This an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Yes
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
16
Additional Requirements: 

Volunteers should wear closed-toe/closed-heel shoes and have the ability to lift up to 20 lbs. Work may be indoor/outdoor.

Last Updated: Oct 4 2022
Address of Project Site
5840 Office Blvd NE
Albuquerque
New Mexico
87109
Contact Info
Phone: 
(505) 314-0598

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