Please read the following carefully as you will be required to agree to the new COVID-19 volunteer safety standards and procedures BEFORE choosing a shift on the calendar below. 

  • All volunteers must be 14 years or older or at least 8 years old and accompanied by an adult family member. Family units are welcome.
  • Youth groups please note the adult to student ratios:
    Grades 4-8 – 4 students per 1 adult
    Grades 9-12 – 9 students per 1 adult
  • Group registrations are allowed.
  • All volunteers will be required to wear a face mask upon arrival and throughout their shift. Please bring your own face mask.
  • To increase social distancing, training is occurring at the packaging table.
  • We’ve decreased our capacity over 50%.
  • If you need to cancel your shift, please let us know ASAP to allow your spot to be filled by another volunteer.

Please stay home if:

  • you or anyone in your household has experienced the following symptoms in the past 72 hours: runny nose, sore throat, cough, headache and/or body aches, nausea and/or vomiting, diarrhea, fever and/or chills, or
  • you have a new loss of sense of smell and/or taste or sinus congestion or have been in contact with anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 14 days.

SAFETY REQUIREMENTS DURING YOUR SHIFT:

  • Hand sanitizer will be provided before each shift.
  • Please remain as far apart as possible at all times if you come from separate households.
  • Food handlers will be provided gloves which must be worn throughout your shift.

If you are healthy and agree to these terms, click below to sign up.

Thanks for your understanding as we prioritize the health of staff and volunteers. Together we will continue our mission to save starving children.

Questions?

Email contact@mealsfromtheheartland.org or call 515-473-9530.