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Grocery Shopper Program

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General Agency Information
Name: Grocery Shopper Program
Alternate Name(s): Volunteer Center Grocery Shopper Program
Contact Information
Primary Phone: 831-427-3435
Description: We are dedicated to ensuring that our most vulnerable community members are able to get the food they need as they shelter in place. We are serving low income seniors age 60+ and older adults with medical conditions.

Our volunteers are vetted and trained to take grocery orders and methods of payment from local seniors, purchase groceries from local retailers on behalf of the senior, and deliver the groceries to senior homes using social distancing practices.
Volunteer Info: Are you doing weekly shopping for your household? We invite you to help a senior at the same time by serving as a volunteer grocery shopper. We are recruiting healthy volunteers to shop for isolated seniors so they can remain safely at home. All volunteers will receive a safety training and will be background checked. Please Note: background checks can take up to 1 week to complete.

Please visit the website to learn more and express interest.
Languages other than English: None
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Not Applicable
Public Transportation: Not Applicable
Eligibility: See Description Notes
Fees: Not Applicable
Areas Served: Santa Cruz County
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Disaster/emergency services volunteer opportunities
Emergency Food
Food Collection Volunteer Opportunities
Food Distribution
This agency was last updated on April 16, 2020.