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CFR North is accepting food from donors and distributing outside to those in need that same day.
Opener- 1:15pm to 4:45pm - start the day and get site ready for drivers and sorters. NOTE: Advanced training is required; sign up to be a Sorter first.
Drivers-1:30pm to 4pm - use their own vehicles and gas to pick up food at area restaurants. They come to the site to get picnic coolers and a route list.
Sorters- 2:30pm to 4:30pm - sorting includes weighingfood, checking food dates, sorting into categories, separating, and packing food bags for clients.
Closer- 4:30pm to 6:30pm - Oversee distribution: maintain safety guidelines, get bags filled, delegate jobs, clean, and lock up. NOTE: Advanced training required; sign up to be a Distributor first.
Food Distribution: 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm - fill food bags for CFR clients according to specified family size and dietary needs. Help clean up at end of distribution.
We ask that if you are not feeling well or have any cold symptoms at you do not volunteer. Volunteers will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms before they are allowed to enter the building.
Location: The Exchange - 3945 10th Avenue NW. Volunteers should park in the North parking lot and come in the North doors.
Directions: The Exchange is at 3945 10th Avenue NW, Rochester. This is just North of 37th Street Tire and Auto, just East of Gage East Apartments, and just West of Northwest Storage.