University of Denver

Metro Caring

Contact Person:

Ms. Megan Maes phone: 3033503699

Agency Description:

Metro Caring is Denver's leading hunger-relief program, distributing approximately 2 million pounds of nutritious food to hungry families and individuals while also providing education and tools to help them improve their health and self-sufficiency. Situated in the heart of Denver, Metro Caring offers its participants a holistic approach to hunger relief, through programming focused on Healthy Foods Access, Nutrition and Gardening Education, Self-Sufficiency, and Community Health Services. Last year, Metro Caring served households from 113 Colorado zip codes with the help of more than 1,000 volunteers.



Organization Type:

Economic Development, Poverty and/or homelessness | Senior citizens |


Be Part of Ending Hunger In Your Community |

Volunteer Opportunity

Be Part of Ending Hunger In Your Community

Description: Metro Caring is Denver's leading hunger relief organization and volunteers play a vital role in our success. We have several flexible volunteer opportunities for you. Specifically volunteer are welcome to serve as a warehouse or market assistant.

- Market Assistant: This position will help participants select food items while they shop in our market. It is a customer service focused position and is great for volunteers who want to interact with participants.

- Warehouse Assistant: Volunteers in our warehouse will help will help inspect, clean, sort and box food donation deliverers. This area does not require heavy lifting. Great experience for group who want to work together.

Requirements for volunteers: na

Number of Volunteers Needed: 10
Time Commitment: Flexible
Instructions for Registering for this Opportunity: To become a volunteer at Metro Caring, simple fill out our online application.

Availability: Weekday - Yes | Weekend: No | Morning: Yes | Evening: Yes | Afternoon: Yes
Expires on: January 01 2019
Is Public Transportation Available: No

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