Tameside: Doorstep Donation Volunteer - Foodbank

Foodbanks have seen a rise in the number of visitors to their centres because of the pandemic. More people than ever before are in need of help. In order for the foodbanks to cope with this demand they rely on the generosity of local people and the donations they make.
Duration: Ongoing
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
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Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

The role involves posting our foodbank flyers through the doors of house in your area. You return a day or so later and collect food donations that people have left on their doorsteps for you to pick up. You then take these food donations up to your local foodbank Community

Skill and Qualifications Required:

Community spirit

Areas of Interest: Children, Community, Crisis Support, Families, Foodbanks, Health and wellbeing, Hunger, Older people, Social Welfare, Young people
Opportunity suitable for: Groups, Long term commitment, Micro, Older people, Outdoor, People seeking work, Short term commitment, University students, With friends
What activities will the volunteer do? Campaigning, Food banks, Lending a helping hand, Outdoors
Skills gained in this role: Organising, Outdoor work, Talking to others
Home based opportunity? No
DBS Check Required: No
Opportunity Accessibility: The volunteering location is not accessible

About the host organisation

Hosted by: Action Together CIO
Organisation Profile: Action Together is a local charity for stronger communities in Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside. Action Together offers a range of support to strengthen communities. We support, advise and help individual volunteers, groups and organisations.
Charity number: 1165512