Opportunity: Create Family Boxes or Senior/Children Bags

Opportunity Profile

General Information

Opportunity Name:
Create Family Boxes or Senior/Children Bags
Summary of Opportunity:
Create Family Boxes:
A family box is assembled from an assortment of canned goods products such as peanut butter, mac n cheese, fruit, and shelf stable milk. The family boxes help a family until they can get to a public pantry.

Enhance our Backpack/Senior Outreach Programs:
The BackPack and Senior Outreach programs provide BackPacks and/or Senior Bags filled with nutritious, ready-to-eat food every Friday to chronically hungry children at local elementary schools or seniors who receive Meals on Meals, to get them through the weekend. We need volunteers to 1) assemble BackPack or Senior Bag items; and 2) conduct food drives to specifically acquire items needed for these programs.
Issues Addressed in Opportunity:
  • Hunger

Special Considerations

Training/Orientation Provided:
Yes
Application/Interview Process:
Yes
Parking Available On-Site:
Yes
Location Accessible to People with Disabilities:
Yes

Opportunity Sponsor

Brazos Valley Food Bank