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Description of Duties – Volunteers will be stationed at 3-4 market tables, each supplied with thousands of pounds of fresh produce that they will help distribute to eligible market-goers. Volunteers will help to stock stations with produce boxes and guide clients through the market while maintaining social distancing. Additional tasks may include sorting and repacking food items, breaking down produce boxes, and line management. Note: All food is distributed free of charge.
COVID-19: All volunteers must wear a face mask during volunteer projects, effective April 3, 2020, due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Please bring your own face mask to the project and wear it properly at all times.
Location – Washington Heights Mobile Market
175 Nagle Avenue, New York, New York 10034
Date: July 24, 2021
Please plan to arrive on time and stay onsite until dismissed by the market manager.
Click here for the COVID-19 exemption letter for all volunteers traveling to, attending, and returning home from a City Harvest project.
Please use the provided Google Map link for directions to arrive at the correct location, which is on the SW corner of 156th Street and Morris Ave. Be sure to plan your travel in advance, especially if you are unfamiliar with the area. Use http://www.mta.info to plan your trip the night before and you can also set up your smart phone’s GPS app before you leave. Check the MTA website for any service changes or delays the day of the event.
For all travel-related questions, Please contact Tony Ortiz at (646) 772-2190. If he is unreachable, try Guillermo Lugo at (347) 872-2470, or Warren Davis at (646) 246-3116.
Contact Person: Volunteer Services 646-412-0738 volunteerservices
If for some reason you need to cancel, please log into your account at cityharvestvolunteers.
If you have any additional questions, comments or feedback, please contact volunteerservices@city
We look forward to seeing you there!