Project Category: Food Pantry
Number of Participants: Fewer than 50
Duration of Project: 1-4 Hours
Cost: Cost of supplies only
Indoor/Outdoor: Either option is possible
Service Opportunities: Project or Activity, Collecting Goods or Financial Donations
Location: 1601 Brighton Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Smaller groups can participate in lunch preparation and service to the street homeless and or work in food distribution in our community food pantry. Larger groups would work on interior painting projects in our shelter and or garden prep in our community garden.
Impact: Food Pantry work helps over 850 food insecure families in our area access healthy food for their families. The shelter food service provides homeless individuals with a hot meal as well as a chance to do their laundry and shower as needed.
Volunteer Responsibilities: Food pantry--food distribution, customer service; Shelter meal --Food Preparation, food service and customer service
Attire: Clothes you don't mind getting dirty
F&B Provided for Volunteers: Yes
Option to Move Project to a Different Location: No