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Upcoming Events

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“Awash with Color:…

Feb 6 - May 21, 2016
Join us at the Historic New Orleans Collection for the new exhibition… more

18th Annual Dr.…

Feb 6 - Mar 31, 2016
Join us for the opening reception for the 18th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King… more

2016 Mardi Grad…

Feb 6 - 9, 2016
Mardi Gras - 2016 Parade Schedule Sat,… more

Amanda Ducorbier

Feb 6 - 27, 2016
AMANDA DUCORBIER - TRIO at the Fountain Lounge in the Roosevelt Hotel more

Backyard Grooves

Feb 06, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
In The Voodoo Garden, All Ages.   more

Double Dose

Feb 06, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
ActionActionReaction and friends keep the dance floor energized with mixes of… more

Mama's Music

Feb 06, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
In Big Mama's Lounge. 21+ with valid photo I.D. 7-string guitarist Justin… more

Mardi Gras Balcony…

Feb 6 - 9, 2016
MARDI GRAS BOURBON STREET BALCONY TICKETS 6 HOURS OPEN BAR, LOUISIANA BUFFET… more

Patriot, Planter,…

Feb 6 - Mar 20, 2016
NOMA will present the first exhibition to focus on the works of Pierre-Joseph… more

The Foundation…

Feb 6 - 28, 2016
*Opening Reception: January 15, 2016 - 6pm-10pm The Foundation Gallery will be… more

The Historic New…

Feb 6 - May 7, 2016
In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of World War I, The Historic New… more

The House of Groove

Feb 06, 2016
The House of Groove is a House Party and a live improvised musical journey… more

The Photography of…

Feb 6 - Mar 1, 2016
The Photography of Modernist Cuisine: The Exhibition, a collection of over 50… more

Tim Youd: 100 Novels

Feb 6 - 21, 2016
Los Angeles-based contemporary artist Tim Youd will visit NOMA to perform the… more

Bacchus Bash

Feb 7 - 7, 2016
Bacchus Bash, the annual Mardi Gras extravaganza, returns Sunday, February 7.… more

Ultimate Louisiana…

Feb 7 - 9, 2016
This is a three-day festival from Feb 7th-9th, 2016. The Human Circuit plays… more

David Hansen's Garden…

Feb 08, 2016
Since 2006, Hansen's Garden District Jazz Trio has performed every night at… more

Krewe of Orpheus -…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
Experience a side of Mardi Gras seldom seen by New Orleanians or visitors, and… more

Krewe of Orpheus…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
Join us for the Orpheus Parade. Founded in 1993, the Krewe of Orpheus takes its… more

Lundi Gras at the…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
Join our Lundi Gras Celebration– kid style! Decorate your own king cake.… more

“Awash with Color:…

Feb 6 - May 21, 2016
Join us at the Historic New Orleans Collection for the new exhibition… more

Second Harvest Food Bank is seeking committed volunteers throughout the year to support child hunger programs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Second Harvest Food Bank is seeking committed volunteers throughout the year to support our child hunger programs

 

Every day SHFB is preparing meals to feed children in need across the Greater New Orleans area, volunteers are needed to help in the Community Kitchen.

This summer at Second Harvest Food Bank volunteers are needed to support the summer feeding program. The summer feeding program provides nutritious meals to thousands of children who might otherwise go hungry in the summer months when schools are closed.  Our goal is to serve approximately 3,000 children at summer camp sites and programs throughout the Greater New Orleans area. Join our staff and a team of volunteers to prepare daily breakfast and lunch meals that are both child-friendly and high in nutrition.

Volunteer in the COMMUNITY KITCHEN

Volunteers are needed to work alongside staff and other volunteers to assist with food preparation, meal packaging, washing dishes and other kitchen duties. Volunteers should be at least 16 years or older to work in the kitchen, culinary skills or formal training is not required. Volunteers are encouraged to commit to at least 3 volunteer shifts throughout the program. Please inquire about opportunities for groups to work in the kitchen.

Volunteers are needed to fill shifts throughout June 3rd - August 2nd

Volunteers are greatly needed to fill the early morning shifts from 6:30am - 9:30am

 

Community Kitchen shift times are:

MON

TUES

WED

THURS

FRI

6:30AM - 9:30AM

6:30AM - 9:30AM

6:30AM - 9:30AM

6:30AM - 9:30AM

7:00AM - 10:30AM

10:30AM - 1:30PM

10:30AM - 1:30PM

10:30AM - 1:30PM

10:30AM - 1:30PM

10:30AM - 12:30PM

 

1:30PM - 3:30PM

 

 

 

All shifts should be scheduled in advance. For more information on how to sign up, please contact Volunteer Services:

Melanie Hoeman                                                     Taylor Bartley
mhoeman@secondharvest.org                            tbartley@secondharvest.org
504-729-2834                                                          504-729-2850