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5/9-5/15 Elk Grove Food Bank

2021-05-11

What: The Elk Grove Food Bank remains open during COVID-19, and they have had an increase in clients but decrease in volunteers. Tasks you may do while you are there include: sorting food and clothing, assisting with food distribution, and picking up food items. They also accept food donations Monday-Friday from 9:00AM-2:00PM. If you donate nonperishable food items such as canned goods, you may earn 30 minutes for each item and a max of two hours per week. Remember that this is in person and you will need to wear a mask. Only come if you are 100% certain you're healthy, otherwise it is not worth the risk. They DO NOT accept walk-ins so you'll have to email the coordinator if you plan on attending at any date.

When: Monday – Friday 9AM–4PM, Saturday 9AM–12PM

Where: Elk Grove Food Bank; 9820 Dino Dr #140, Elk Grove, CA 95624

Signup By: Sign up on the website for the week you volunteered or donated. Also, if you are 15 or below, you must attend with a parent or guardian to volunteer. If you are 16 or 17, you can volunteer with a parent signature and photo release form. Link to Application (please print and bring signed; can be copied from the front page): https://elkgrovefoodbank.org/volunteer/volunteer-application/ Don't forget to email the coordinator to sign up since they DO NOT accept walk-ins.


5/2-5/8 Elk Grove Food Bank

2021-05-02

What: The Elk Grove Food Bank remains open during COVID-19, and they have had an increase in clients but decrease in volunteers. Tasks you may do while you are there include: sorting food and clothing, assisting with food distribution, and picking up food items. They also accept food donations Monday-Friday from 9:00AM-2:00PM. If you donate nonperishable food items such as canned goods, you may earn 30 minutes for each item and a max of two hours per week. Remember that this is in person and you will need to wear a mask. Only come if you are 100% certain you're healthy, otherwise it is not worth the risk. They DO NOT accept walk-ins so you'll have to email the coordinator if you plan on attending at any date.

When: Monday – Friday 9AM–4PM Saturday 9AM–12PM

Where: Elk Grove Food Bank; 9820 Dino Dr #140, Elk Grove, CA 95624

Signup By: Sign up on the website for the week you volunteered or donated. Also, if you are 15 or below, you must attend with a parent or guardian to volunteer. If you are 16 or 17, you can volunteer with a parent signature and photo release form. Link to Application (please print and bring signed; can be copied from the front page): https://elkgrovefoodbank.org/volunteer/volunteer-application/ Don't forget to email the coordinator to sign up since they DO NOT accept walk-ins.


4/28 Bean Bean Bean

2021-04-28

What: A club event for answering trivia questions to gain service hours and donate "beans" for a good cause. 350 beans = 1 service hour (no more than 1 service hour possible) (Don't forget to take a picture of the amount of beans you had before starting and after finishing)

When: When: April 28th, 2021 during the meeting

Where: Where: On our weekly meeting https://us04web.zoom.us/j/74038603029?pwd=N0pISHZ5bXVKbnc3Rjg2VDFCZzA3UT09 Meeting ID: 740 3860 3029 Passcode: GgUw0k

Signup By: Anytime on 4/28


4/21 Free Rice

2021-04-21

What: The premise of Free Rice is to answer trivia questions to earn "rice" that will be donated to families in need through the UN World Food Programme. Gaining up to 3,000 (may be updated) grains during the 1 hour duration will permit you to receive up to 2 hours of service.

When: 4/21/21 after the club meeting @ 11:00

Where: Zoom

Signup By: 4/21/21


Elk Grove Food Bank

2021-04-05

What: Elk Grove Food Bank remains open during COVID-19, and they have had an increase in clients but decrease in volunteers. Tasks you may do while you are there include: sorting food and clothing, assisting with food distribution, and picking up food items. They also accept food donations Monday-Friday from 9:00AM-2:00PM. If you donate nonperishable food items such as canned goods, you may earn 30 minutes for each item and a max of two hours. Remember that this is in person and you will need to wear a mask. Only come if you are 100% certain you're healthy, it is not worth the risk. They DO NOT accept walk-ins so you'll have to email the coordinator if you plan on attending at any date.

When: Monday – Friday 9AM–4PM Saturday 9AM–12PM

Where: Elk Grove Food Bank; 9820 Dino Dr #140, Elk Grove, CA 95624

Signup By: Sign up on the website for the week you volunteered or donated. Also, if you are 15 or below, you must attend with a parent or guardian. If you are 16 or 17, you can volunteer with a parent signature and photo release form. Link to Application (please print and bring signed; can be copied from the front page): https://elkgrovefoodbank.org/volunteer/volunteer-application/ Don't forget to email the coordinator to sign up since they DO NOT accept walk-ins.


3.24 Free Rice

2021-03-24

What: The premise of Free Rice is to answer trivia questions to earn rice that will be donated to families in need through the UN World Food Programme. Gaining up to 3,000 (may be updated) grains during the 1 hour duration will permit you to receive up to 2 hours of service.

When: 3/24/2021 after the club meeting @ 11:00

Where: Zoom; attached to club email.

Signup By: 3/23/2021


Kurt's Army Fundraiser

2021-03-24

What: Kurt's Army has a Panda Express fundraiser this Friday all day at the MarconiXEastern branch. They're going to be using these funds to make these little lunch bags to donate to Loaves & Fishes, who will distribute them to the homeless. To participate, show the flyer (attached at the end of this email) to the cashier if you're ordering in person or enter the promo code 322940 during checkout if you are ordering online. Orders must be placed the day of the event, and this offer is valid for the whole day. 20% of the proceeds from this event will go to Kurt's Army. Because this event is very important to them, you may earn 2 hours of service for participating.

When: 3/26/2021 (Entire Day)

Where: 4245 Marconi Ave, Sacramento, CA 95821 (Panda Express)

Signup By: 3/26/2021


Bean Bean Bean

2021-03-17

What: Answer Trivia Questions and earn beans to donate to earn money donated to hunger relief charities,

When: March 17, 2021

Where: Zoom

Signup By: On the website!


March DCM

2021-03-17

What: D44S and D44N will be having a joint March DCM! At the March DCM, we will split up into groups to participate in an ESCAPE ROOM created by Jade and Jackie! We hope to see you at the last DCM of the term.

When: Date: Saturday, March 27th, 2021 Time: 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Where: Location: Online through Zoom Information will be given to those confirmed attending through RSVP.

Signup By: RSVP here: Pre-registration Link: https://tinyurl.com/d44nsmarch


FRCC Volunteering

2021-02-24

What: Come fuel your passion to give back by volunteering to support the Fruit Ridge Community Collaborative (FRCC). If the weather holds, outside needs landscaping support and power washing. Due to the time of year though we will likely be volunteering inside. Inside help includes priming classrooms, painting a hallway, and assembling/labeling/organizing boxes in a downstairs supply room. The facility is very large so individuals will be spaced out for each activity.

When: Saturday, February 27th from 9am-12pm!

Where: 4625 44th Street Sacramento, CA 95820

Signup By: 2/27/2021; The max number of volunteers for this event is 25 so please register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fruit-ridge-community-collaborative-volunteering-tickets-139561282553?aff=ebdssbdestsearch