Volunteer Needs

Upcoming Check-in Volunteer Opportunity

December 3, 3:24 am

Two of our off-sites are looking for reliable and friendly check-in volunteers for their AFAC distributions. One is in the Ballston area (Fridays 11:15-2:30) and one is off of Columbia…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Drivers’ Assistants

December 3, 3:24 am

AFAC’s drivers are constantly busy picking up and dropping off food throughout the day from off-site distributions and grocery stores.  Off-sites with a larger client base require more help from…

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Home Delivery Packers Needed

December 3, 3:24 am

AFAC has a robust home delivery program and we pack groceries four days a week for approximately 120 clients. Each client gets a certain quantity of food with some variation…

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Gleaning season is here!

December 3, 3:24 am

Every year, AFAC sends volunteers to glean at farms in the Northern Virginia region. Currently, we are sending volunteers to JK Community Farm (in Purcellville, VA) every other Saturday morning…

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Thursday AM Delivery Drivers Needed

December 3, 3:24 am

We are anticipating the need for substitute home delivery drivers on Thursdays for the rest of the summer (and this may become more permanent starting in September). You would deliver…

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Summer Home Delivery Driving

December 3, 3:24 am

AFAC is actively seeking long-term substitute drivers for our home delivery program. We need help Monday, Tuesday and Friday mornings and Wednesday afternoons. The task takes approximately 2 hours each…

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Evening Distribution Check-in Desk

December 3, 3:24 am

UPDATE: We have already found volunteers willing to help us out with this task. Please check the online calendar for other volunteer events. We are looking for 2-3 volunteers willing…

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Westover Farmers Market Helpers

December 3, 3:24 am

We’re looking for two individuals to volunteer on alternate Sundays at the Westover Farmers Market to assist AFAC’s driver and their helper load food donations onto the AFAC van. Volunteers…

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Farmers’ Market Pickups

December 3, 3:24 am

AFAC needs some helpers to drive to the Crystal City or Ballston farmers’ markets, pick up produce donations, and bring them back to AFAC headquarters. This is a twice a…

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