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With over 200 volunteers a day, Feed More volunteers are truly the backbone of our organization.
Give the gift of time by volunteering at Feed More!
Our comprehensive programs distribute nutritious meals and wholesome food directly to our neighbors who need it most.
Feed More's Meals on Wheels provides nourishment and peace of mind for homebound seniors and disabled adults.
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Thanks for your interest in volunteering with Feed More! Once you’ve completed this volunteer application, we’ll review it and be in touch with you soon to scheduling training and coordinate your volunteer schedule.
How did you learn about Feed More’s volunteer program?Are you applying for a group or will you be volunteering as an individual?*GroupIndividualName of Group*Please understand that dates and shifts are not final until confirmed with one of our volunteer coordinators. What type of group are you requesting volunteer oppportunities for?
Local Business/ Corporate Team
Civic/ Church Group
Church Youth Group
Date Your Group Would Like to VolunteerPlease let us know an estimated date you'd like to volunteer! Volunteer opportunities are Monday- Friday between the hours of 9 a. m.- 4 p.m. Preferred Time of Day*9am - 1pm1pm - 4pmGroup Contact Name*
Mobile Phone Number*Email*
Number of Volunteers in Your Group*Will this be an ongoing volunteer initiative?*YesNoContact InformationName*
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Mobile Phone Number*Other Phone NumberEmail*
Date of Birth*Are you a student?*YesNoIf you need to provide community service hours for school, please list how many.Have you ever been convicted of a felony or misdemeanor?*YesNoYear of Conviction*Nature of Infraction*Do you currently need to provide hours to a law office or the court system?*YesNoNature of Infraction*Year of Infraction*Name of Caseworker/Lawyer*
Caseworker/Lawyer Phone Number*Caseworker/Lawyer Email*
Number of Hours Needed*Deadline for Hours*
Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
Emergency Contact InformationPlease let us know who we can contact if there is an emergency while you’re volunteering.Emergency Contact Name*
Relationship*Mobile Phone Number*Other Phone NumberPlease list any medical conditions we should be aware of.Volunteer Commitment and PreferencesWe understand volunteers require flexibility as to how often they are able to volunteer, however we do ask for a minimum commitment of two shifts per month on an ongoing basis.Why do you want to volunteer at Feed More?Please list any experience and/or special skills that you bring to Feed More.Are there any activities you would like to avoid (such as physical activity, lifting or driving)?*YesNoPlease explain which types of activities you would like to avoid.*Our volunteer opportunities are typically offered between 9 a.m.- 4 p.m., Monday through Friday in two, three and four hour shifts. Which weekdays would you prefer to volunteer?*
In what special circumstances will you be willing to volunteer?
I am willing to work backup on short notice
I am willing to volunteer for special events in the evenings or on the weekends
I am willing to drive in the snow or other inclement weather
Volunteer PositionsPlease see the volunteer description for additional information volunteer positions and indicate your interest area(s) below.Any Positions
I would like to volunteer wherever I’m needed the most.
Hunger Hotline (ages 21+)
Meals on Wheels Client Services (ages 21+)
General Administrative Help (ages 21+)
Delivery Driver Opportunities
Afterschool/Snack Delivery (ages 16+, drivers under 21 must be accompanied by an adult)
BackPack Delivery (ages 16+, drivers under 21 must be accompanied by an adult)
Meals on Wheels Delivery (ages 16+, drivers under 21 must be accompanied by an adult)
Which Afterschool/Snack area would you like to deliver to?
City of Richmond
Which Backpack areas would you like to deliver to?
City of Richmond
Which Meals on Wheels areas would you like to deliver to?
Colonial Heights / Petersburg
Do you have a valid Virginia Driver's License?Feed More is required to have the following information on all volunteer drivers who will be driving as a part of their volunteer duties, including back-up drivers.YesNoPreparation Opportunities
Community Kitchen meal preparation (ages 18+)
Community Kitchen meal packaging (ages 16+)
Senior packing (ages 16+)
Distribution Center sorting (ages 16+)
BackPack box packing (ages 16+)
Childrens Snack packing (ages 18+)
Volunteer AgreementFor all volunteer positions, please read the following and sign in person prior to volunteer position starting. If the volunteer is under 18 years of age, the signature of a parent or guardian is required.
STATEMENT OF LIABILITY
Feed More is not responsible for personal injuries or property damage suffered or caused by a volunteer in connection with his or her volunteer activities. As a condition to serving as a volunteer, each volunteer is expected to maintain his or her own insurance covering these and other risks.
It is understood that as a volunteer of Feed More you will protect the privacy of all those we serve by maintaining strict confidentiality when discussing meal recipients and the nature of their health conditions. Under no circumstances should a volunteer from Feed More divulge recipient information to anyone outside the organization.
CONSENT AND RELEASE
I hereby authorize Feed More, its affiliates or those acting with its permission, to use, reproduce and distribute my name, voice, likeness, photograph and/or any other representation of me in connection with printed materials or other media it distributes, displays, transmits or exhibits.
CRIMINAL RECORDS CHECK
By checking "I AGREE" below, I realize that a national criminal records check will be conducted upon submission of this application for all BackPack & MOW driver positions and I hereby consent to such a check.