Food Access Liason

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Start: Jul 6, 2020 / End: Jul 23, 2021 / Location: Philadelphia, PA

Nationalities Service Center provides comprehensive services to immigrants and refugees, including legal protections, community integration, access to health and wellness services, and opportunities to achieve English language proficiency. A volunteer is needed to serve as a food access liaison. The volunteer will staff and promote the on-site food pantry, receive food deliveries, and build partnerships to obtain additional pantry items. The volunteer will also support the health team with accompanying clients to medical appointments. Proficiency in Spanish is preferred but not required.

Mercy Volunteers serve in professional roles in education, healthcare, and social services with economically poor and socially marginalized communities. Volunteers engage in compassionate service in the spirit of mutuality in 11 cities throughout the US and SouthAmerica. Volunteers live in community with commitment to spiritual growth and simple living. Mercy Volunteer Corps provides all volunteers with a housing, transportation, a monthly stipend, quarterly retreats and more. To learn more and apply, please visit mercyvolunteers.org/apply.