Volunteering

Rhonda Gilliam Clothes Bank closing

February 24, 12:55 am

After 53 years in Arlington, the Ronda Gilliam Clothing Bank is closing Saturday, June 17, before the building at 716 S Glebe RD is demolished. They are looking for volunteers…

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Volunteer Spotlight: APS Partnerships

February 24, 12:55 am

AFAC has a great partnership with the Arlington Public Schools. Teenagers (age 14+) are able to help in avariety of ways without their parent. For high school seniors who are…

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Home Delivery Driver Needed

February 24, 12:55 am

We’re looking for a driver (it’s a great activity to do with a friend) who can make home deliveries to the Ballston area on WEDNESDAYS. You would come to AFAC between…

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Volunteer Appreciation Week Recap

February 24, 12:55 am

April 17-21 was National Volunteer Appreciation Week. To show our appreciation, AFAC put together some special treats for our volunteers last week with the help of some local businesses. Among…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Carlin Distribution Crew

February 24, 12:55 am

Every year, we highlight a group of volunteers who go above and beyond for AFAC. This year, our Volunteer Group of the Year is the Carlin distribution crew! The Carlin…

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AFAC Gleaning at Local Farmers’ Markets in 2023

February 24, 12:55 am

We are excited to pick up donations from Farmers’ Markets once again! During the peak farmers’ market season, AFAC sends volunteers to glean or collect produce donations from vendors at…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Culpepper Gardens Resident Volunteers

February 24, 12:55 am

AFAC currently distributes food at 19 locations. We have 5 “open” sites where any of our clients can pick up food: Nelson Street (our main location), Clarendon UMC, Arlington Mill…

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Offsite Volunteers Needed

February 24, 12:55 am

**This need has been filled** We are looking for 4 friendly volunteers (18 years or older) to hand out groceries at AFAC’s first food distribution site in the City of…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Survey Helpers

February 24, 12:55 am

Each February, AFAC surveys our clients to ask how we are doing and to gather some general information about our client base. Among other things, this year’s survey asked if…

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