Saturdays 09:30 – 12 noon
St Peter’s Church, Lewisham SE12 8UQ
Our Helping Hands food bank aims to tackle hunger by soliciting food for distribution through a network of agencies and programmes. Volunteers on this project will be helping the Food Bank Co-ordinator at the Food bank in coordinating efficient food distribution activities. The project has a number of varied opportunities for volunteers. These include welcoming service-users, assisting in the making-up and distribution of food parcels, project administration and supporting service users to take part in the cookery and nutrition groups associated with the project.
We are looking for people to join us who are passionate about the work of AFRIL and helping to tackle poverty in the UK. They must have an interest in and understanding of the hopes, needs and experiences of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK and an empathy and ability to work with people from disadvantaged and socially excluded backgrounds
As a member of the Foodbank volunteer team, the duties could include:
All volunteers in this role must:
Travel expenses will be reimbursed, up to £3 per day.