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AVANCE Holiday Food Bags for Families

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 from 9:00am to 12:00pm (CT)


Positions0 Remaining
Registration OpensTill registration closes
Registration Closes1 hour before each shift ends or when space runs out.
Shared WithThe University of Texas at San Antonio
Age Limit18 and up

For the past two years, AVANCE-San Antonio and the food bank has partnered with The United Way, particularly, Parental Engagement Initiative in providing food bags to students at each partner school before the holidays. 

We need your hep and commitment of time to assist with unloading bags and transporting into the cafeteria once the food bank arrives, or to families vehicles once they begin pickup. These bags will be delivered anywhere from 9-12 that morning, and from there we are responsible in giving those out.

Location: 934 Flanders Ave. off IH35 South and Division Ave.

Volunteer Times:
Thursday, December 3rd - Need help to unload 500+ bags of food (9 am to 12 pm) 
Friday, December 4th -  Need help with distribution of food bags given to families dropping off children in the morning.

For more information, please contact Andrew Rodriguez at 921-7000.

Requirement Details
Be able to lift 20 lbs. or more; wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Be willing to help load bags of food in vehicles and lots, lots of SMILES!
Perkslight lunch will be provided; certificate of volunteerism and "feel good" event.
Parking DetailsParking is limited; we recommend carpool, please do not block mail boxes. Parking is allowed along the curb.
CausesChildren & Youth Community Education Food Insecurity, Hunger Poverty & Basic Needs Gender
SkillsFood Drives Soup Kitchens Moving Help w/People Learning/Education
5 Positions Filled | 4 Impacts | 12 Hours

Location: Exit Division Avenue; stay on access road, take right on Flanders Ave., building is on your left., 934 Flanders Avenue, AVANCE Fenley Family Center, San Antonio, TX 78211

Shifts (1)

9:00am (CT)12:00pm (CT) We need your hep and commitment of time to assist with unloading bags and transporting...5/10Over