EASTERN AREA AGENCY ON AGING

POSITION DESCRIPTION

VOLUNTEER ASSIGNMENT: Pantry Partners

REPORTS TO: Program Coordinator

GOAL OF ASSIGNMENT: Assist in distribution of emergency food packs to consumers

JOB SUMMARY:

The Pantry Partners program provides emergency food to people in need. Possible volunteer opportunities may be: gather food at local food pantry's and deliver to homebound citizens, possible delivery of emergency food kits to personal homes.

QUALIFICATIONS SOUGHT:

Experience and Skill Requirements: The following requirements and skills are considered essential:

· Up to 12 months of experience working with the elderly preferred.

· Own or have access to reliable transportation.

Education/Skill Requirements: The following education requirements are considered essential:

· High School diploma or GED preferred.

· Knowledge of services and programs available for older persons preferred.

· Must possess a valid driver's license and proof of vehicle insurance.

TIME COMMITMENT:

Estimated hours: Varies – depending on needs. 

Scheduling: Varies - depending on needs.