Urban Alliance

Food and Clothing Distributor at Street Outreach

Initiative:

Beyond the Basics

Impact area:

Basic needs (food, clothing, housing)

Location(s):

Middletown, CT

Hours:

Weekend mornings and afternoons

Desired level of commitment:

Once per month, two hours

Duration:

Year-round

Age requirement:

18+

Tasks may include:

  • Lifting, carrying, setting up and taking down tables and supplies
  • Handing out food
  • Handing out clothing
  • Greeting and interacting with community members

In order to volunteer, you should be:

  • A registered UAServe volunteer (you will have a chance to register if you haven’t already)
  • Willing to attend an orientation prior to volunteering
  • Willing to submit a background check
  • Open to an ongoing volunteer commitment that works with your schedule
  • Accompanied by a parent or legal guardian if under 16
  • Reliable
  • Patient
  • Friendly
  • Open to engaging with people who are facing mental health or substance-abuse struggles
  • Open to engaging with people who are facing homelessness
  • Spanish-speaking skills a plus

*Volunteers must be of Christian faith to serve with this opportunity.

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