volunteer with Kc Illini

Help us sort and repack at Harvesters

Volunteers are need to sort and repack donated product in Harvesters' Volunteer Engagement Center (VEC). Activities include: sorting non-perishable items, boxing non-perishable items, packaging fresh produce, sorting and boxing bread and packing BackSnacks. The activity volunteers are placed on depends on the product available and the priority in which projects need to be completed.
KC Illini has reserved 20 spots for our group.
Harvesters encourages volunteers to bring donations with them when they volunteer or to donate to our virtual food drive by following this link: http://harvestersvfd.harvestersvfd.org/.
The following are important things you need to know about volunteering in the Harvesters' warehouse:
Children under the age of 8 are not permitted in the warehouse for safety reasons.
Closed toed shoes are required.
Dress casually (jeans and t-shirts, and sweatshirts to layer in the winter)
Please leave all valuable jewelry at home. This includes rings which may come off in the packing process.
All volunteers must be free of contagious illness (runny nose, colds, the flu, strep throat, etc)
Parking is limited so please carpool. Visitor parking is available in front of the building and in an overflow lot across the street. If spots fill, please limit street parking to the east side (closest to the building). Please enter through the Volunteer Entrance (under the red awning).
Event Date/Time: Sat, March 2, 2019 - 1 PM to 3 PM
Event Meeting Location:
Harvesters' Kansas City facility
3801 Topping Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64129
To RSVP one of the 20 spots for this event, please email our KC Illini coordinator, Nadine at frog729.nn@gmail.com.