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Food Commodities Schedule, July 8 – 12, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis and Shelby County on JULY 8-12, 2013

MONDAY, JULY 8,
38112 Early Grove Baptist Church 557 Lester Avenue 2:12 PM
38118 Easthaven Church of Christ 4833 Tchulahoma Road 9:55 AM

TUESDAY, JULY 9,
38018 Bert Ferguson Community Center 8505 Trinity Road 12:52 PM
Also serving zip codes 38002, 38016, 38017 & 38028

WEDNESDAY, JULY 10,
38116 Cumming Street Baptist Church 794 East Raines 8:14 AM

THURSDAY, JULY 11,
38106 St. Jude Baptist Church 853 East Trigg 8:08 AM

38106 Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church 491 East McLemore 9:14 AM
Also serving zip codes 38103, 38104 & 38126

38017 Collierville VFW Post #5066 347 Center 1:00 PM

FRIDAY, JULY 12,
No Distribution

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution.

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

“Commodity Card Registration Schedule”

No More Registration for 2013 Fiscal Year

Mid-South Memphis Food Bank telephone (901) 527-0841; please call our office (hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

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Food Commodity Schedule, July 1 – 5, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis and Shelby County on JULY 1-5, 2013

MONDAY, JULY 1,
No Distribution

TUESDAY, JULY 2,
38111 Davis Community Center 3371 Spotswood 12:30 PM
38122 Giasman Park Community Ctr. 4221 Macon Road 1:30 PM

WEDNESDAY, JULY 3,
38106 New Allen AME Church 1559 South Third 1:00 PM
38127 Ed Rice Community Center 2907 North Watkins 9:45 AM
38134 Oak Grove Baptist Church 7317 Highway 64 8:23 AM
Also serving zip codes 38133, 38135, 38138 & 38139

THURSDAY, JULY 4,
38114 Monument of Love Baptist Church 2639 Lamar Canceled
38117 The Church of Christ at White Station
Also serving zip codes 38119 & 38120 1106 Colonial Road Canceled

FRIDAY, JULY 5,
38108 Corinthian MB Church 2291 Chelsea 9:00 AM
38118 Oakville Baptist Church 3167 Knight Road 11:11 AM
Also serving zip codes 38115, 38125 & 38141

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution.

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

Mid-South Memphis Food Bank telephone (901) 527-0841; please call our office (hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

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Warehouse Opening @ Mid-South Food Bank

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Apply in person: 239 South Dudley St., 38104.  8 am – 4:30 pm.  No phone calls.

 

Job Title:                    Perishable Warehouse Specialist

Reports To:                 Receiving Warehouse Manager

Positions Supervised:  None

Status:                         Permanent Full-Time

FLSA:                         Non-exempt

Salary Plan:                 Oper

Pay Grade:                  III

Hours:                         8:00a.m. – 4:30p.m. Monday – Friday

Some overtime as needed

____________________________________________________________________________________

 

Job Summary:  Responsible for various functions in support of the warehouse.  Duties include receipt and processing of incoming products, and loading and unloading of deliveries and shipments.

 Responsibilities:

Warehouse Operations

  • Receive all inbound perishable items
    • Insure proper temperature
    • Inspect merchandise for issues such as infestation
    • Weigh product
    • Fill out proper paperwork
  • Pull products as required for distribution warehouse replenishment
    • Unload inbound freight
    • Maintain orderly and clean work area in compliance with Food Bank safety and sanitation policies
    • Maintain all areas to meet Feeding America standards
    • Maintain all areas to meet Memphis and Shelby County Health Department’s guidelines
    • Sort all product to meet the requirements outlined by MSFB distribution guidelines
    • Conduct cycle counts as directed
    • Conduct and document twice daily thermometer checks

General

  • Maintain positive interpersonal      relationships with donors, volunteers, agency representatives, visitors,      management, and staff
  • Work with volunteer groups as      needed
  • Other duties as assigned

 Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to write legibly and perform basic math.
  • Demonstrated attention to detail, knowledge of good record keeping procedures and the ability to maintain accurate and legible records and current files.
  • Prior warehouse, production, food service experience preferred.
  • Ability to withstand below freezing temperatures for short periods of time (thermal insulated suit is provided).
  • Ability to operate a forklift and a manual or powered pallet jack, forklift certification required.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds.
  • Ability to successfully complete a Safe Food Handling Course.
    • Ability to work at a fast pace.
    • Ability to work well with donor, volunteers, agency representatives, volunteers, senior aides and other Food Bank staff.
    • Acceptance of philosophy of food banking.

MSFB Mission

Our mission is to fight hunger through the efficient collection and distribution of wholesome food, education and advocacy.

MSFB Vision

Our vision is creating a hunger-free Mid-South.

 

MSFB Values

Collaboration              Stewardship & Accountability           Innovation                   Integrity

Diversity                     Urgency                                              Service                                    Respect

Revision Date:  June 5, 2013

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Food Commodity Schedule, May 27 – 31, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will not be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis   and Shelby County on MAY 27-31, 2013
 
MONDAY, MAY 27,
No Distribution
                       
TUESDAY, MAY 28,
No Distribution
 
WEDNESDAY, MAY 29,
No Distribution
 
THURSDAY, MAY 30,
No Distribution
 
FRIDAY, MAY 31,
No Distribution
 
 
**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution. 
 
**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.
 
2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule
 
FRIDAY, JUNE 14,
Orange Mound Community Center
2590 Park Avenue                                                  9:00 AM-12:00 NOON
 
Eligibility will be based on total household income not in excess of the
State-established maximum percentage of the poverty line for the appropriate household size.  Also, anyone receiving aid from one of the following programs is eligible for USDA commodities: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly known as Food Stamps), Families First, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or documented residence in public housing.  All documents must be current for fiscal year 2013.
 
In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. 

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Food Commodities Distribution List, May 20 – 24, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis   and Shelby County on MAY 20 -24, 2013

 

MONDAY, MAY 20,                                   

38109   Charles E. Powell Community Ctr.       810 Western Park                        1:00 PM

 

TUESDAY, MAY 21,

38114       Magnolia First Baptist Church            1518 South Cooper                      9:45 AM

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 22,

No Distribution

 

THURSDAY, MAY 23,

No Distribution

 

FRIDAY, MAY 24,

No Distribution

 

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution.

 

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

 

2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 14,

Orange Mound Community Center

2590 Park Avenue                                                  9:00 AM-12:00 NOON

 

Eligibility will be based on total household income not in excess of the

State-established maximum percentage of the poverty line for the appropriate household size.  Also, anyone receiving aid from one of the following programs is eligible for USDA commodities: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly known as Food Stamps), Families First, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or documented residence in public housing.  All documents must be current for fiscal year 2013.

 

Mid-South Memphis Food Bank telephone (901) 527-0841; please call our office (hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

 

 

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Food Commodities Schedule, May 13-17, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis   and Shelby County on MAY 13-17, 2013

 

MONDAY, MAY 13,                                   

38112       Early Grove Baptist Church 557 Lester                                        2:12 PM

38118       Easthaven Church of Christ 4833 Tchulahoma                        9:55 AM

Also serving zip codes 38115, 38125 & 38141

 

TUESDAY, MAY 14,

38018      Bert Ferguson Community Center   8505 Trinity Road                       12:52 PM

Also serving zip codes 38002, 38016, 38017 & 38028

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 15,

No Distribution

 

THURSDAY, MAY 16,

38053    Baker Community Center                   7942 Church                                   8:29 AM

38107     United Methodist N’borhood –Smith Ctr. 602 Looney        10:25 AM                          

Also serving zip code 38105

 

FRIDAY, MAY 17,

No Distribution

 

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution. 

 

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper.

 

2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule

 

No Registration for the Month of May

 

Mid-South Memphis Food Bank telephone (901) 527-0841; please call our office (hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. 

 

 

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Retail Store Donation Coordinator Opening @ Mid-South Food Bank

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JOB DESCRIPTION

                       

Job Title:                     Retail Store Donation Coordinator

Reports To:                 Food Resource Manager

Positions Supervised:  None

Status:                         Permanent Full-Time

FLSA:                         Exempt

Salary Plan:                 NM

Pay Grade:                  I

Hours:                         8:30a.m. – 5:00p.m. Monday – Friday

Additional as needed

____________________________________________________________________________________________

Job Summary:  Duties include calling on retail grocery stores in support of the store donation program, educating store personnel on their program’s donation guidelines, attending store meetings and store training sessions, monitoring and reporting donation progress to store managers, district managers and program coordinators, and managing the donor recognition program.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify target stores by retail account.
  • Provide personal follow-up and recognition for retailers.
  • Create and routinely implement an onsite visitation plan.
  • Create a store donation toolkit for each retail chain, to be used when visiting stores.
  • Create and maintain a key contact data base, with follow-up correspondence on a consistent basis.
  • Process blue receipts.
  • Work with Agency Relations to establish a process for managing agencies participating in the SDP.
  • Work with drivers and warehouse staff to ensure stores are ready for driver pickups and are following donation guidelines.
  • Work with Donor Relations to recognize retailers where applicable.
  • Prepare weekly activity report on donor visits and store-level interactions.
  • Maintain working relationships that ensure the success of Food Bank programs.  This includes maintaining positive interpersonal relationships with donors, vendors, agency representatives, Food Bank management and staff.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • College degree preferred – Associates or Bachelors degree.
  • Minimum of three years sales experience (preferably within the food and grocery industry) or culinary/hospitality sales.
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with emphasis on relationship building.
  • Computer skills including Microsoft office and the ability to maintain accurate and legible records.
  • Motivated self-starter with a strong external customer focus.
  • A high degree of personal initiative to anticipate needs and solve problems.
  • Acceptance of philosophy of food banking.

MSFB Mission

Our mission is to fight hunger through the efficient collection and distribution of wholesome food, education and advocacy.

MSFB Vision

Our vision is creating a hunger-free Mid-South.

MSFB Values

Collaboration              Stewardship & Accountability           Innovation                   Integrity

Diversity                     Urgency                                              Service                                    Respect

 

Apply in person: 239 South Dudley, Memphis, TN 38104, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday

NO PHONE CALLS.  Only those candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted. 

Rev. 4/24/2013

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Food Commodity Schedule, April 29 – May 3, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will not be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis   and Shelby County on APRIL 29- MAY 3, 2013

 

MONDAY, APRIL 29,        

No Distribution

                       

TUESDAY, APRIL 30,

No Distribution

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1,

38127       Ed Rice Community Center                   2907 North Watkins                   9:45 AM

38134       Oak Grove Baptist Church                   7317 Highway 64                         8:23 AM

Also serving zip codes 38133, 38135, 38138 & 38139

 

THURSDAY, MAY 2,

38114       Monument of Love Baptist Church      2639 Lamar                            12:30 PM

38117       The Church of Christ at White Station

Also serving zip codes 38119 & 38120               1106 Colonial Road                     9:27 AM

38118       Oakville Baptist Church                        3167 Knight Road                        11:12 AM           

Also serving zip codes 38115, 38125 & 38141

38106      New Allen AME Church                        1559 South Third                          2:27 PM

 

FRIDAY, MAY 3,

No Distribution 

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution. 

 

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

 

2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule

 

No Registration for the Week

 

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability

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Commodity Schedule, April 15-19, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis and Shelby County on APRIL 15 -19, 2013.

 

 

MONDAY, APRIL 15,

38109 Charles E. Powell Community Ctr. 810 Western Park 1:00 PM

TUESDAY, APRIL 16,

38114 Magnolia First Baptist Church 1518 South Cooper 9:45 AM

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17,

No Distribution

THURSDAY, APRIL 18,

38053 Baker Community Center 7942 Church 8:29 AM

38107 United Methodist N’borhood –Smith Ctr. 602 Looney 10:25 AM

Also serving zip code 38105

FRIDAY, APRIL 19,

No Distribution

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution.

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule

FRIDAY, APRIL 19,

Ed Rice Community Center,  2907 North Watkins 9:00-12:00 NOON

Eligibility will be based on total household income not in excess of the

State-established maximum percentage of the poverty line for the appropriate

household size. Also, anyone receiving aid from one of the following programs is

eligible for USDA commodities: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

(formerly known as Food Stamps), Families First, Supplemental Security Income (SSI),

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or documented residence in public

housing. All documents must be current for fiscal year 2013.

Mid-South Memphis Food Bank telephone (901) 527-0841; please call our office (hours

are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy,

this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national

origin, sex, age, or disability.

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Memphis & Shelby County Commodity Schedule April 8 – 12, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis   and Shelby County on APRIL 8-12, 2013

 

MONDAY, APRIL 8,                                  

38112       Early Grove Baptist Church 557 Lester                                                  2:12 PM

38118       Easthaven Church of Christ 4833 Tchulahoma                                      9:55 AM

Also serving zip codes 38115, 38125 & 38141

 

TUESDAY, APRIL 9,

38018      Bert Ferguson Community Center   8505 Trinity Road                       12:52 PM

Also serving zip codes 38002, 38016, 38017 & 38028

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10,

38116       Cumming Street Baptist Church        794 East Raines                            8:14 AM

 

THURSDAY, APRIL 11,

38106      St. Jude Baptist Church                         853 East Trigg                       8:08 AM                              

38106      Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church 491 East McLemore                                9:14 AM            

Also serving zip codes 38103, 38104 & 38126

38017     Collierville VFW Post #5066              347 Center                                      1:00 PM

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 12,

No Distribution

 

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution. 

 

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

 

2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2013

Ed Rice Community Center                                                                                              

2907 North Watkins                                                 9:00 AM-12:00 Noon

 

Eligibility will be based on total household income not in excess of the

State-established maximum percentage of the poverty line for the appropriate household size.  Also, anyone receiving aid from one of the following programs is eligible for USDA commodities: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly known as Food Stamps), Families First, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or documented residence in public housing.  All documents must be current for fiscal year 2013.

 

 

Mid-South Memphis Food Bank telephone (901) 527-0841; please call our office (hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. 

 

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Memphis and Shelby County Commodity Schedule March 4-8, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis   and Shelby County on MARCH 4-8, 2013

 

MONDAY, MARCH 4,                               

38108      Corinthian MB Church                          2291 Chelsea                                  8:12 AM

38122       Giasman Park Community Ctr          4221 Macon Road                        11:05 AM          

 

TUESDAY, MARCH 5,

38111        Davis Community Center                    3371 Spotswood                            12:30 PM

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6,

38127       Ed Rice Community Center                  2907 North Watkins                   9:45 AM

38134       Oak Grove Baptist Church                   7317 Highway 64                         8:23 AM

Also serving zip codes 38133, 38135, 38138 & 38139

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 7,

38114       Monument of Love Baptist Church      2639 Lamar                            12:30 PM

38117       The Church of Christ at White Station

Also serving zip codes 38119 & 38120               1106 Colonial Road                   9:27 AM

38118       Oakville Baptist Church                        3167 Knight Road                   11:12 AM           

Also serving zip codes 38115, 38125 & 38141

38106      New Allen AME Church                        1559 South Third                      2:27 PM

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 8,

No Distribution

 

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution. 

 

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

 

2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule

 

FRIDAY, MARCH 15, 2013

Gaisman Park Community Center

4221 Macon Road                                                  9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

Eligibility will be based on total household income not in excess of the

State-established maximum percentage of the poverty line for the appropriate household size.  Also, anyone receiving aid from one of the following programs is eligible for USDA commodities: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (formerly known as Food Stamps), Families First, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or documented residence in public housing.  All documents must be current for fiscal year 2013.

 

 

Mid-South Memphis Food Bank telephone (901) 527-0841; please call our office (hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. 

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Commodity Schedule February 11-15, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis and Shelby County on FEBRUARY 11-15, 2013.

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11,

38112 Early Grove Baptist Church 557 Lester 2:12 PM

38118 Easthaven Church of Christ 4833 Tchulahoma 9:55 AM

Also serving zip codes 38115, 38125 & 38141

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12,

38018 Bert Ferguson Community Center 8505 Trinity Road 12:52 PM

Also serving zip codes 38002, 38016, 38017 & 38028

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13,

38116 Cumming Street Baptist Church 794 East Raines 8:14 AM

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14,

38106 St. Jude Baptist Church 853 East Trigg 8:08 AM

38106 Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church 491 East McLemore 9:14 AM

Also serving zip codes 38103, 38104 & 38126

38017 Collierville VFW Post #5066 347 Center 1:00 PM

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15,

No Distribution

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution.

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

“2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule”

No Registration for the Week

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Mid-South Food Bank Job Opening

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Job Title:                     Volunteer Coordinator, Part-Time

Reports To:                 Chief Resource Officer

Positions Supervised:  None

Status:                         Part-Time

FLSA:                         Non-exempt

Salary Plan:                 Admin

Pay Grade:                  II

Hours:                         20-25 hours Monday – Friday

______________________________________________________________________________

Job Summary:  Responsible for various functions in support of volunteer activities.  Duties include recruitment, coordinating, scheduling, tracking and training of individuals who volunteer time and service to Mid-South Food Bank.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and enhance the Mid-South Food Bank (MSFB) volunteer program to support vital daily operations, general community relations and donor cultivation including the recruitment, coordination, recognition and training of volunteers.
  • Facilitate volunteer scheduling, confirmation and thank you process.
  • Maintain volunteer job descriptions, policies, protocol and standards.
  • Communicate with MSFB staff regarding volunteer scheduling, needs and expectations.
  • Maintain up-to-date volunteer information and database, logging total volunteer hours, etc.  Collect volunteer information in quantifiable terms to compare numbers, demographics, etc. and to identify patterns and areas for growth with the greatest impact.
  • Manage court ordered community service workers and act as the liaison between the courts and the Food Bank, providing reports and verification of time as needed.
  • Manage the student ambassador program.
  • Represent MSFB at various community events and other speaking engagements to communicate volunteer opportunities.
  • Attend volunteer functions including after hour events.
  • Promote volunteer activities at MSFB.
  • Maintain working relationships that ensure the success of Food Bank programs.  This includes maintaining positive interpersonal relationships with agency representatives, donors, volunteers and the Food Bank staff.
  • Other duties as assigned. 

Qualifications:

  • Two years of college or equivalent business experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage priorities, including long term and immediate deadlines.
  • A high degree of personal initiative to anticipate needs and solve problems.
  • Computer proficiency including knowledge of Microsoft Office especially MS Excel & Word.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Knowledge of good record keeping procedures and ability to maintain accurate records and files.
  • Organizational skills with attention to detail and ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to type 45 words per minute.
  • Professional and pleasant demeanor with all internal and external contacts.
  • Motivated self-starter who can anticipate needs and handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment under pressure-sensitive situations.
  • Acceptance of philosophy of food banking.

 

Apply in person:

Mid-South Food Bank

239 South Dudley St.

Memphis, TN 38104

Mon-Fri 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Only candidates chosen for interviews will be contacted.  No phone calls please.

 

Posted 1/29/13

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Memphis and Shelby County Commodity Schedule JANUARY 21-25, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis and Shelby County on JANUARY 21-25, 2013

 

MONDAY, JANUARY 21,

No Distribution

 

TUESDAY, JANUARY 22,

38109 Charles E. Powell Community Ctr. 810 Western Park 1:00 PM

 

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23,

No Distribution

 

THURSDAY, JANUARY 24,

No Distribution

 

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25,

No Distribution

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution.

**Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule

No Registration for this Week.

Eligibility will be based on total household income not in excess of the State-established maximum percentage of the poverty line for the appropriate household size. Also, anyone receiving aid from one of the following programs is eligible for USDA commodities: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(SNAP) (formerly known as Food Stamps), Families First, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or documented residence in public housing.

Mid-South Memphis Food Bank telephone (901) 527-0841; please call our office (hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday). In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

 

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Memphis & Shelby County Commodity Schedule January 14 – 18, 2013

Mid-South Food Bank announces today that U.S. Department of Agriculture commodities will be distributed to eligible area residents for Memphis and Shelby County on JANUARY 14-18, 2013.

MONDAY, JANUARY 14,

38112 Early Grove Baptist Church                                            557 Lester 2:12 PM

38118 Easthaven Church of Christ                                            4833 Tchulahoma 9:55 AM

Also serving zip codes 38115, 38125 & 38141

TUESDAY, JANUARY 15,

38114 Magnolia First Baptist Church                                       1518 South Cooper 9:45 AM

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16,

No Distribution

THURSDAY, JANUARY 17,

38053  Baker Community Center                             7942 Church 8:29 AM

38107  United Methodist N’borhood –Smith Ctr.                        602 Looney 10:25 AM

Also serving zip code 38105

38114 Monument of Love Baptist Church              2639 Lamar 12:00 PM

FRIDAY, JANUARY 18,

No Distribution

SATURDAY, JANUARY 19,

Raleigh Assembly of God                                                         3683 Austin Peay Hwy 9:00 AM

**All Commodities will be distributed at all locations from start time until completion of distribution.

** Please note if your zip code is not listed, look in next Sunday’s edition of The Commercial Appeal newspaper or call (901)527-0841.

2013 Commodity Card Registration Schedule

FRIDAY, JANUARY 25, 2013

Gaisman Park Community Center

4221 Macon Road   9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Eligibility will be based on total household income not in excess of the

State-established maximum percentage of the poverty line for the appropriate

household size. Also, anyone receiving aid from one of the following programs

is eligible for USDA commodities: Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

(SNAP) (formerly known as Food Stamps), Families First, Supplemental

Security Income (SSI), Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, or

documented residence in public housing. All documents must be current for

fiscal year 2013.

Mid-South Memphis Food Bank telephone (901) 527-0841; please call our office

(hours are 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday).

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race,

color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

 

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