Volunteers provide vital support to further the Food Depository’s mission of “providing food for hungry people while striving to end hunger in our community.” From helping repackage food to distributing food to those in need, volunteers make the Food Depository’s impact in Cook County possible. Over the course of FY17, nearly 23,000 unduplicated volunteers supported the Food Depository’s work. The Food Depository is expanding volunteer reach, and looking for the support of a Hunger Action Corps member to move the work forward.
Duties & responsibilities:
Two full-time Hunger Action Corps members will serve alongside the Food Depository’s Volunteer Engagement Team within the Communications and Marketing Department. One member will focus specifically on connecting volunteers to new volunteer opportunities throughout the organization and communities we serve.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by Hunger Action Corps members to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.