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Volunteer at Food Bank for Larimer County w/ Project Helping

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Food Bank for Larimer County: Ft. Collins Food Share*

1301 Blue Spruce Dr.

Fort Collins, CO 80524

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Not everyone is fortunate enough to know where their next meal will come from. Fortunately, there are amazing places like the Food Bank for Larimer County to tackle the issue of hunger. And of course, there are amazing people like you who are willing to volunteer to help make that possible. So, let’s get to it!

WHAT WILL WE BE DOING?

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For this volunteer opportunity, the Project Helping group of volunteers will be assisting in the warehouse. Volunteers in this area usually work behind the scenes; sorting food drives, bagging commodities, and repackaging food that arrives in bulk. As space is limited, make sure to register before participating in this awesome event!

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Why volunteer?

Through the act of volunteering, you are actively investing in your community while also improving your mental wellness! Volunteering is proven to have numerous health benefits including improved mood, feeling healthier, increased sense of purpose and reducing stress levels. Volunteering can also give us a deep sense of happiness, both immediately and long-term.

* 94% of people who volunteer say that volunteering improves their mood.
* 96% of people who volunteer say that volunteering enriches their sense of purpose.

This is just some of the science that supports our mission and outlines why it’s so beneficial to do good things for others. We call that practicing kindfulness. #DoGoodFeelGood

Does this event require special skills?

There are no specific skills needed for this event. We do consider willingness to help others a very special skill, but you’re reading this, so you already have that one!

Are there age requirements for volunteering?

For this event, volunteers ages 10-15 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Young adults 16-17 years may volunteer without a supervising adult, but written consent from a parent/guardian is required. Court-ordered community service volunteers must be at least 18.

ALL THE DETAILS: Where to meet and park? What to wear and bring? What is the agenda for the day?

Once you register, you’ll receive a confirmation email with all the details. We’ll also send a reminder email and a text a few days before the event!

To make sure you get the emails, please add Project Helping (volunteer@projecthelping.org) to your contacts.

More Questions? Email Project Helping at volunteer@projecthelping.org or call 303-551-0624
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Food Bank for Larimer County: Ft. Collins Food Share*

1301 Blue Spruce Dr.

Fort Collins, CO 80524

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