LIVING TO SERVE
LIFE Harvest Food Pantry is a customer choice pantry: a model where guests are able to shop for their own groceries based on their families’ needs.
The Food Pantry volunteer team serves LHFP guests through four different roles:
*All volunteers will receive training and tours from LHFP Managers and will receive regular updates from the Outreach Coordinator.
SHOPPERS & LOADERS
Muscles, movement, and a good eye!
Volunteers go shopping for needed items at Interfaith Food Shuttle, our food bank, on 2nd and 4th Fridays at 1pm.
Sign for purchase
Load groceries into vehicle and transport to BGC.
**This position is ideal for volunteers who have a truck. Some heavy lifting is necessary with this position.
SERVE AS SHOPPER & LOADER
GROCERY STORE SHOPPERS
Can you spot a good deal from a mile away? Is shopping your kind of therapy? Then come shop for us!
Volunteers will shop for needed items at local grocery stores as needed.
Transport groceries to BGC 2nd and 4th Fridays at 2:30pm
**Grocery Store Shoppers will be reimbursed for shopping within a week period following submission of their PO request with receipts.
SERVE AS STORE SHOPPER
UNLOADERS & STOCKERS
Are you a mover and a shaker? Does working out and spring cleaning every season sound appealing to you? If so, sign up to serve as an unloader and stocker!
Volunteers meet at BGC on 2nd and 4th Fridays at 2:30 pm to unload and stock groceries either purchased at Interfaith Food Shuttle, delivered, or donated.
Volunteers will pull out shopping carts and attend to any organization needed for Saturday’s operation.
SERVE AS UNLOADER & STOCKER
GUEST SUPPORT SPECIALIST
Is hospitality a strength of yours? Do you love to help people and see them smile? Then we’d love to have you serve on this team! Those who are bilingual are an additional asset!
Volunteers arrive at 9am for prayer and prep.
Greet and check-in guests upon their arrival.
Guide guests through pantry and help bag selected groceries.
**For safety precautions during COVID, guests will remain in their cars and groceries will be delivered curbside.
Offer prayer if desired from guests.
Help with shutting down for the day.
SERVE AS GUEST SUPPORT SPECIALIST