Help reduce food insecurity within the Seneca-Babcock community by volunteering at a food pantry.
Food insecurity impacts over 56,000 households in Western New York. This project allows you to make an impact in the Seneca-Babcock community to reduce the prevalence of food insecurity. Students will work together to set up and support food pantry patrons in making food choices that affect the health of their families. This is an in-person, hands-on opportunity. COVID-19 precautions including masking of all students and volunteers is required.
Students will help with:
|Length of commitment||Total of 10 volunteer hours plus project work|
|In-person, remote, or hybrid?||In-person|
|Level of collaboration||Varies|
|Benefits||Academic credit; volunteer hours|
|Who is eligible||All undergraduate students|
The specific preparation activities for this project will be customized through discussions between you and your project mentor. Please be sure to ask them for the instructions to complete the required preparation activities.
Community Health and Health Behavior