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Hillingdon Foodbank - Warehouse volunteer

Details of the Charity:

The Hillingdon Foodbank provides short term and emergency food to families in the borough going through difficult times and crises. The Hillingdon Food Bank is built on Compassion, Integrity and commitment to restore dignity and give hope. It was the first Food Bank in London when it was launched in 2009.

How does it work?

Food is collected by volunteers from supermarkets, individuals, churches, schools and other organizations. It is sorted and banked ready for distribution to those in need. The Foodbank works in partnership with voluntary and statutory agencies, which come into contact with people in crisis, through the course of their work.

Details of the Volunteering Opportunity:

Days required: Mondays - Wednesdays 

Time commitment: 10:30am - 2pm 

Task Description: Manual handling (Sorting, weighing, dating and packing food parcels)

Skills Required:


Additional Benefits:

  • Hours volunteered will be recorded on your HEAR – which goes on your permanent university record
  • All hours contribute towards your Brunel Volunteers Award, which leads to an invitation to the Brunel Volunteers Awards Ceremony in May.
  • Interested? Apply below:
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  • Name
  • Have you come to study at Brunel from outside the EU
  • If you are an international student which visa do you hold?