Up 2 Us Foundation
**IMPORTANT PLEASE READ FULL DESCRIPTION BEFORE SIGNING UP! (Minimum Age Requirement listed for each volunteer position below)
Sign up today to be a Food Pantry Volunteer, a Front Office Volunteer, or a Food Delivery Driver for Up 2 Us Foundation. *Volunteer drivers must be at least *18 years old with a valid drivers license. If under 18 years old volunteer driver must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. SSL hours accepted for food packers. View volunteer descriptions below...
*FOOD PANTRY VOLUNTEER DESCRIPTION:
Tasks: Pack grocery bags/boxes for clients, help organize Up 2 Us Food Pantry, stock shelves, organize food, set-up, and clean-up at the Up 2 Us Center located inside of Westfield Wheaton Mall at 11160 Veirs Mill Rd, Wheaton, MD 20902.
*Requirments: Minimum age is 13 years old. All children under 18 years old must have a signed volunteer waiver completed by a parent or guardian. All food pantry volunteers must also be comfortable lifting 30 pounds.
*FRONT OFFICE & PANTRY VOLUNTEER:
Tasks: Checking in & welcoming clients, distributing food bags to families, distributing educational matierial, client intake, assisting with SNAP registration, hospitality services, packing food bags, set-up, and clean-up.
*Requirments: Minimum age is 16 years old. All children under 18 years old must have a signed volunteer waiver completed by a parent or guardian.
*DRIVER-FOOD DELIVERY DESCRIPTION:
Tasks: Deliver food from the Up 2 Us Center directly to clients. Delivery route will be provided upon arrival of shift.
*Requirments: Minimum age is 18 years old to deliver. Must be comfortable carrying bags/boxes (up to 30 pounds) of groceries to and from your vehicle. Volunteer drivers under 18 years old must be accompanied by an adult during deliveries.
Up 2 Us Foundation's goal is to ensure the safety of every volunteer by having a limited number of people allowed inside the Up 2 Us Center, staying 6-feet apart, providing gloves and hand sanitizer for every volunteer. Masks must be worn at all times upon entering the Up 2 Us Center and while delivering food.
11160 Veirs Mill Rd, Wheaton, MD 20902