Infant Food Bank Host/Organize a Fundraising Event

(Milton Community Resource Centre)

Position ID: V-HVC0838 Last Full Update: 09 Oct 2019
Opportunity Details
CommentsHave a party, event, birthday? Ask your guests/participants to bring in a donation for the Infant Food Bank – diapers, formula, cereal or jars of baby food.
ContactLaura Gilbert, Infant Food Bank Bank Facilitator, Milton Community Resource Centre; Phone: 905-876-1244 ext 120; Email: infantfoodbank@mcrc.on.ca
Duties- Organize and host your own personal/community/sports team/etc. event or product drive to collect donations 
- Encourage guests and participants to bring a donation for the Infant Food Bank - diapers, formula, cereal and/or jars and pouches of baby food 
-Volunteers work with the Infant Food Bank Facilitator to provide a plan for their event which includes methods of gathering donations, outline of product or fundraising goal and identification of event timeline. 
- MCRC will provide posters and information about the Infant Food Bank and, if you like, an Infant Food Bank container for your guests to fill 
 
Note: You can drop off your collected donations to MCRC at 410 Bronte Street South, Milton or we can arrange to pick them up. 
 
Students: earn up to 4 hours of volunteer time for organizing and hosting your own Infant Food Bank event
More Info Linkwww.mcrc.on.ca
BenefitsTo show our appreciation to your business or family we will recognize your efforts on our MCRC Facebook page and our community TV screen in our main lobby. Information about charitable receipts for individual donations of $25 or more will be provided to the event organizer. Monetary donations of more than $100 also make you eligible for an engraved leaf on our “Giving Tree” at our main location.
ClientsInfants and toddlers in the Milton community
Ages14 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Youth (12-18) ; Highschool students ; Couples ; Families ; Community Groups ; Workplaces / Corporate Groups
Areas of InterestEvent Coordination & Support ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Group / Family Volunteering ; Holiday / Festive Volunteering ; Shelter Coordination Support ; Volunteer from Home / Virtual ; Youth Engagement
Skills/ExperienceCreativity ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Planning & Organizing ; Team Work
Commitment LengthOne Time / Special Event ; Short Term
SeasonsYear Round
LocationAt your personal or organizational event
Number of PositionsMilton: 10 individual(s) 
 
10 individual(s) needed in total. 
 
The number of volunteer positions is actually unlimited.
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
Agency Details
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Organization NameMilton Community Resource Centre
Office Phone905-876-1244
Fax905-876-1273
E-Mailnavigators@mcrc.on.ca
Websitemcrc.on.ca
Address & Map
410 Bronte St S
Milton, ON L9T 0H8
 
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