ID: 146966

Food Share Volunteers

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Romsey VIC

About this opportunity

Romsey and Lancefield Neighbourhood Houses are jointly looking for volunteers to help with a vital new Community Enterprise. Feed it Forward aims to take advantage of excess fresh produce grown in our community and use it to bring people together through cooking and sharing food. We promote community connection and reducing food waste by hosting monthly Harvest Lunches in Lancefield and Romsey. Join us!

Food Share Volunteer Duties can include: Collecting and delivering produce Growing produce Cooking lunches Packing food boxes Being a friendly face and a good listener However, there are many ways to join in.

Our monthly Harvest Lunches: • Reduce food waste • Bring together disparate segments of our communities • Provide short- and longer-term food support for people with illnesses or on low incomes • Provide purpose and connection for those feeling isolated • Give people confidence to learn how to prepare inexpensive meals from fresh produce that may be new to them • Make more people well-fed and happy

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Work Experience
Type of work
  • Food Preparation & Service