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New Orleans Museum of…

Jul 6 - Sep 7, 2015
Ten Years Gone brings together six artists whose work engages with the broad… more

Tai Chi/Chi Kung

Jul 6 - 6, 2015
NOMA, in collaboration with the East Jefferson Wellness Center offers wellness… more

LIVE BAND KARAOKE…

Jul 7 - 28, 2015
Rock out on stage with Mixed Nuts as your band! All ages and free each Tuesday… more

Lydia's Purple Cloth…

Jul 7 - 28, 2015
Quilting continues! We're excited to have more time to work on creations… more

Octavia Art Gallery -…

Jul 7 - 25, 2015
This summer, Octavia Art Gallery is pleased to present new works by Cuban based… more

Ogden Museum Book…

Jul 7 - 7, 2015
Join us at the Book Club for  Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale… more

Purchased Lives: New…

Jul 7 - 18, 2015
The Historic New Orleans Collection's newest exhibition, "Purchased… more

The Sweat Social…

Jul 7 - Dec 20, 2015
Designed for wellness travelers visiting New Orleans, the Sweat Social offers… more

Gambit’s 2015…

Jul 8 - 8, 2015
Gambit's 2015 Emerging Chefs Challenge recognizes the next generation of… more

2015 Francisco…

Jul 9 - 9, 2015
The Historic New Orleans Collection's 2015 Francisco Bouligny Lecture will… more

Langlois Girls Night…

Jul 9 - Sep 3, 2015
Bring your friends to Langlois on Thursdays or Fridays this summer for girls'… more

LIVE IMPROV WITH NOLA…

Jul 9 - 30, 2015
Improv Comedy with NOLA ComedySportz is great for all ages. The audience of a… more

San Fermin in Nueva…

Jul 9 - 12, 2015
The 9th Annual Running of the Bulls at San Fermin in Nueva Orleans (SFNO) is… more

Yappy Hour in the…

Jul 9 - 30, 2015
Join us for  Yappy Hour in the Courtyard at Rare Form, to benefit the… more

Friday Nights at NOMA

Jul 10 - 10, 2015
Every Friday evening, come to the museum for activities and entertainment.… more

Smoothie King Center…

Jul 10 - 11, 2015
Garth Brooks is bringing his World Tour with Trisha Yearwood to the Smoothie… more

Toast & Tiki Tails

Jul 10 - 10, 2015
Toasts & Tiki-Tails" will be held at the NO Fleas Market  during… more

Bastille Day Fete

Jul 11 - 11, 2015
Celebrate the French National Day in America's French City with live music,… more

Offsite Adoption,…

Jul 11 - 11, 2015
Offsite Adoption, sponsored by the Louisiana SPCA will be held at Jefferson… more

Saturday Farmers…

Jul 11 - Dec 26, 2015
We are excited to announce the Saturday Farmers Market at the French Market!… more

New Orleans Museum of…

Jul 6 - Sep 7, 2015
Ten Years Gone brings together six artists whose work engages with the broad… 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