Volunteer

 

VOLUNTEER AT DELICIOUS ORCHARDS

You must be at least 13 years old to volunteer at Delicious Orchards. You must wear shoes which provide adequate support. No flip-flops are allowed.

  • Arrive at the back platform of Delicious Orchards no later than 5:50PM any day of the week except Monday (they 349are closed on Monday)
  • Volunteers are particularly needed on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings each week.Our truck arrives usually before 6:00PM. Help our driver to unload empty crates.
  • Commence packing food at 6:00PM
  • Upon completion of loading and cleanup, present your sheet listing the date, time & place to our driver or other representative for signature.
  • Be sure to follow any direction our driver or representative will give you.

If you have any questions, you can contact us at BarnForThePoor@gmail.com


 

VOLUNTEER AT THE BARN

“The Barn” is located at 49 Kanes Lane, Middletown, NJ 07748. Our building is in the back of the school bus parking lot and has
a statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary on the side of “The Barn”
       
DAY TIME FREQUENCY DESCRIPTION
       
Sunday Late AM Once a Month Unload empty crates from truck, organize, load crates for Sunday night run.
       
Monday 6:30AM to Once a Month Sort food which will go to 6 different stops.
  8:00AM    
       
Tuesday 10:00AM Weekly Pack bread into crates for NYC trip
  to Noon    
       
Wednesday Late AM Once a Month Unload empty crates from truck, organize, load crates for Wednesday night run.
       
Wednesday 4:00PM Once a Month Sort bread for 1 hour
       
Friday 10:00AM Weekly Pack bread into crates for NYC trip
  to Noon    
       
Friday 7:00PM- Once a Month Co-ordinate truck loading for Saturday night trip to NYC
  8:00PM    
       
If you have any questions, you can contact us at BarnForThePoor@gmail.com

 

VOLUNTEER AS A DRIVER

Drivers are usually asked to drive once a month. In order to qualify as a driver, you must have a good driving record. Our vehicles consist of a box truck and a pickup 347truck. You do not need a CDL license. A regular New Jersey license is sufficient. To qualify,

  • Send a copy of your Driver’s License along with your date of birth to BarnForThePoor@gmail.com
  • Within 2 weeks, you will receive an email notifying you whether you are accepted as a driver

Drivers are needed every day of the week except Monday.

  • Tuesday morning bread run
  • Tuesday evening NYC run
  • Wednesday evening Plainfield & Newark
  • Thursday evening Delicious Orchards
  • Friday evening Delicious Orchards
  • Saturday morning Brooklyn
  • Saturday evening NYC run
  • Sunday evening Delicious Orchards

VOLUNTEER AS A PASSENGER

Passengers are needed every day of the week except Monday.

  • Tuesday morning bread run
  • Tuesday evening NYC run
  • Wednesday evening Plainfield & Newark
  • Thursday evening Delicious Orchards
  • Friday evening Delicious Orchards
  • Saturday morning Brooklyn
  • Saturday evening NYC run
  • Sunday evening Delicious Orchards

Send an email indicating your preference to BarnForThePoor@gmail.com Thank you for your consideration of offering your time and talents to the mission of The Barn.