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Upcoming Events

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Groovesect Labor Day…

Sep 1 - 1, 2014
Join us for the  Groovesect Labor Day Cookout! more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 1 - 8, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Mark of the Feminine

Sep 1 - Oct 4, 2014
Curator Regine Basha's Mark of the Feminine is the first in a series of… more

Preservation Jazz…

Sep 1 - 1, 2014
Live New Orleans Jazz nightly! more

Southern Decadence…

Sep 1 - 1, 2014
Southern Decadence started forty one years ago as a simple going-away… more

Hidden Treasures:…

Sep 2 - 2, 2014
Join Friends of the Cabildo as the Louisiana State Museum's impressive… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 2 - 2, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Kinder Garden:…

Sep 2 - 30, 2014
Play, learn and grow in this hands-on introduction to the world of gardens for… more

Kinder Garden:…

Sep 2 - 30, 2014
Play, learn and grow in this hands-on introduction to the world of gardens for… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Sep 2 - 30, 2014
Join us for live entertainment featuring the Grammy Award winning ReBirth Brass… more

Standing in the…

Sep 2 - Nov 25, 2014
"Standing in the Shadows (No More)" is a series of narrative quilting… more

Funk Monkey featuring…

Sep 3 - 24, 2014
Join us for Funk Monkey featuring members of Bonerama. more

Grammy Award-winning…

Sep 3 - 24, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 3 - 24, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Lunchbox Lecture -…

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
History remembers the American, British and Polish Paratroopers who jumped into… more

The Royal Sonesta's…

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans presents the September Round Table Luncheon… more

We Live to Eat Kick…

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
For the first time, this event is open-to-the-public and attendees will be able… more

White Glove Wednesdays

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
It's one thing to read on an exhibit label that an infantryman's pack in World… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 4 - 25, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 4 - 25, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Groovesect Labor Day…

Sep 1 - 1, 2014
Join us for the  Groovesect Labor Day Cookout! 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