Does your company give you time away from work to volunteer? Are you part of a group that serves the community? NNEMAP Food Pantry’s central location offers a convenient destination. Come visit for an experience to remember! Contact Executive Director Roy Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your date today. Required skills: the desire to work in a fast-paced environment with amazing volunteers and terrific neighbors. We have a great food pantry–come and be a part of it! (NOTE: Volunteers must be over 18 years old or accompanied by a parent or other responsible adult. NNEMAP does not accept requests for court-ordered community service volunteers.)
The Client Greeter welcomes all visitors to the pantry with a smiling face and helpful heart. The person in this position ensures clients are served in the order of their arrival, assists with client questions and concerns, and helps other volunteers when needed.
Client Interviewers enroll new guests in the Mid-Ohio Food Bank’s “Pantry Trak” system and help previous pantry visitors keep their information up to date. Required skills: some computer experience necessary (database training will be provided).
The Personal Shopper explains the choice system and helps guests shop for their favorite items. Required skills: willingness to work closely with customers and talk discuss our amazing selection of products. Great job for foodies!
Volunteers go to Mid-Ohio Foodbank and other vendor locations to pick up donations. Hours are available every day. “Substitute drivers” are always welcome, too! Required skills: some heavy lifting required; cell phone useful; larger vehicle like SUV or pickup truck helpful.
On an average day, NNEMAP gives away a 3-day supply of food for about 250 people. The Stockroom/Inventory Assistant makes sure food is available for guests, accepts deliveries and donations, and helps manage cardboard recycling and trash removal. Required skills: some heavy lifting may be required.
NNEMAP Food Pantry holds a variety of special events throughout the year to raise funds and awareness in support of our mission. Stay tuned to our Events page for upcoming opportunities to help!