July 20, 2019 – Volunteer at the Houston Food Bank – Mayor’s Back 2 School Fest

There is still time for you to give back to the community on Saturday, July 20, 2019.  TGCAHQ next Community Outreach event will be at the Houston Food Bank – Mayor’s Back 2 School Fest.  We hope you can join your colleagues from the TGCAHQ Houston chapter. Sign up today!

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Dear Members,

There is still time for you to give back to the community on Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 8AM - 12PM.  TGCAHQ next Community Outreach event will be at the Houston Food Bank - Mayor’s Back 2 School Fest.  We hope you can join your colleagues from the TGCAHQ Houston chapter. Sign up today using the registration link below.

The registration link for Houston Food Bank Mayor’s Back 2 School Fest: http://houstonfoodbank.civicore.com/index.php?section=indGpRegistrations&action=conditional&fwID=24878.

Login in or if new to the Houston Food Bank create a profile with a username and password.

SPECIAL NOTES:

  • Volunteers MUST be at least 6 years old and supervised by parent or guardian throughout the shift.
  • Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before your scheduled volunteer shift so you can check in, receive instructions and start on time.  If you arrive after the start of your shift, you may have to wait up to 30 minutes for orientation and assignment.  If members of your group arrive late, we cannot guarantee they will be able to join you in your assigned project area.

Description of Duties

The Houston Food Bank is proud to partner with the City of Houston to help Houston area children receive school supplies to start the year off on the right foot. Volunteers will help assemble 25,000 backpacks with school supplies that will later be distributed at the Back 2 School Fest.

Address 535 Portwall
Houston, TX 77029
Directions

From Downtown:  Take IH-10 east and exit Gellhorn St. (exit #774).  Make a U-turn at Gellhorn, stay on feeder and turn right on Portwall St.

Parking Information

If space permits it, you may park in the front parking lot, but in the event of a large volunteer turnout, you may be directed to our overflow lot located behind the building.

Attire Information

How to Dress?  Closed-toe shoes REQUIRED - smashed toes are no fun, so we strongly enforce this safety precaution.  Casual dress, long pants (preferred), t-shirt with sleeves.

We count on your generous donation of time; however, if you are unable to make it, please log in to your ^@autoLoginLink^ to cancel your registration or contact a Houston Food Bank Volunteer Scheduling Team member at eubanks@houstonfoodbank.org for additional assistance.