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Pantry Service at New York Common Pantry - Bronx (Shift 1)


Pantry Service at New York Common Pantry - Bronx (Shift 1)

Assist pantry's clients as they choose groceries at this clients-choice food pantry. Volunteers will sort, package and distribute also assist in cleaning after all the clients finish shopping at the food pantry.
• Be prepared to be on your feet for the duration of the project
• Be prepared to engage with the clients

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Established in 1980, New York Common Pantry (NYCP) (formerly Yorkville Common Pantry) is one of the largest single-site community-based food pantries in New York City. Every year, NYCP provides over 600,000 meals to individuals and families throughout its neighborhood of East Harlem and the Upper East Side. NYCP strives to promote the dignity and self-sufficiency of homeless individuals. In addition to meeting its clients’ basic needs, NYCP offers counseling, medical care, nutrition education, and other services to achieve this mission.