Thanksgiving Blessing - Mt. View Site


  

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Event Description:

Thanksgiving Blessing brings together people of good will for a common goal: to provide a Thanksgiving meal for families who might otherwise go without. Please be on time, enjoy yourself, and thank you for your help!

 

This event will be led by the New Hope Baptist Church, not Food Bank of Alaska.

 

All volunteers are required to wear a mask. If you are working outside, dress appropriately - winter coat, gloves, boots, hat, etc. 

 

Volunteers should enter through the front door of the Boys and Girls Club. 

 

We are only able to take volunteers ages 12 and up. 

 

 

Description of Roles 

Please review the following roles. Arrive 5 minutes before the start of your shift for a smooth transition. The roles that are working outside are bolded, so please note if you need to dress for the weather. 

 

Bag Preparation: Distribute bags to the Personal Shoppers. 

 

Box Recyclers: Break down boxes and load them in the recycler.  

 

Callers: Call out and collect guests’ numbers for them to begin shopping. 

 

Carriers: Assist guests by carrying their bags to their cars. This role will be outside, so please dress for the weather. 

 

Greeters: Welcome and direct guests to the appropriate places. 

 

Hand Stamper/Checker: Mark the right hand of each adult going through the registration line.  

 

Inside Food Stackers: Maintain an adequate number of food items at your assigned station. 

 

Outside Food Stackers: Distribute pre-boxed meals. This role will be outside, so please dress for the weather. 

 

Parking Lot Attendants: Ensure safe parking and adequate walking areas. This role will be outside, so please dress for the weather. 

 

Personal Shoppers: Assist guests as they choose their Thanksgiving meal items.  

 

Runners/Volunteer Assistants: Assist the Volunteer Coordinator, field requests from other Coordinators for additional staffing, give breaks, other jobs as assigned by the Volunteer Coordinator.

 

Turkey Baggers: Place frozen turkeys in double bags for guests to carry out. This role might include being outside, so please dress for the weather. 

 

We need a specific number of volunteers to ensure we are able to efficiently serve all clients so we request the following:

  • Please bring only those in your group that have signed up in advance.
  • Do not plan to attend if you are still on the waitlist on event day.
  • Please make sure to cancel your registration if you cannot make it so that we can open up your spot for other volunteers. There is a link to cancel registration in the event confirmation email, or you can cancel registration on our website.

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Date/Time &
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Volunteers
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Bag Preparation
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Box Recyclers
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Callers
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Carriers (Outdoors)
4
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Greeters
1
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Hand Stamper/Checker
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Inside Food Stackers
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Outside Food Stackers (Outdoors)
3
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Parking Lot Attendants (Outdoors)
5
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Personal Shoppers
5
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Runners/Volunteer Assistants
3
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM   
Turkey Baggers (Outdoors)
11
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Bag Preparation
Waitlist
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Box Recyclers
2
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Callers
2
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Carriers (Outdoors)
9
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Greeters
3
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Hand Stamper/Checker
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Inside Food Stackers
Waitlist
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Outside Food Stackers (Outdoors)
4
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Parking Lot Attendants (Outdoors)
4
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Personal Shoppers
17
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Runners/Volunteer Assistants
3
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM   
Turkey Baggers (Outdoors)
11
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Bag Preparation
Waitlist
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Box Recyclers
1
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Callers
1
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Carriers (Outdoors)
Waitlist
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Greeters
1
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Hand Stamper/Checker
Waitlist
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Inside Food Stackers
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Outside Food Stackers (Outdoors)
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Parking Lot Attendants (Outdoors)
4
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Personal Shoppers
4
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Runners/Volunteer Assistants
4
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM   
Turkey Baggers (Outdoors)
9
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Bag Preparation
Waitlist
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Box Recyclers
1
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Callers
1
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Carriers (Outdoors)
Waitlist
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Greeters
2
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Hand Stamper/Checker
1
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Inside Food Stackers
3
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Outside Food Stackers (Outdoors)
2
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Parking Lot Attendants (Outdoors)
5
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Personal Shoppers
14
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Runners/Volunteer Assistants
2
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Mon, Nov 22, 2021 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   
Turkey Baggers (Outdoors)
10
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Meeting Location: Mt. View Boys and Girls Club

315 Price Street, Anchorage AK.

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Event Organizer: Administrator Volunteer
volunteer@foodbankofalaska.org
907-222-3116
Event Category:
Food Bank of Alaska Inc / Thanksgiving Blessing