Help out at a charity that feeds the poor in California, USA

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United States

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  • Description

    Description

    Come to Central California and Help Impoverished Nations

    We are a non-profit organization that processes and ships food to approximately 100 poor nations. We need more volunteers to process the food. We are open most of the year, have a variety of jobs and are flexible regarding the length of your stay. We are located near Sequoia National Park---home of the largest trees on earth! We are also close to Yosemite National Park. The hospitality, food and accommodations are excellent. This is a great place to stay. For leisure, and on weekends, sometimes people plan trips to visit Sequoia or Yosemite. Therefore, many volunteers have visited a National Park while they volunteered with us.
    Please contact me if you need further information.
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  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Charity work
    Language practice
    Help with Computers / internet

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Our organization is a charity that exists to help impoverished people around the world. Volunteers benefit by learning about world hunger, and actively participating in processing and sending food to over 100 countries around the world. By volunteering here you gain new insight into the problem of world hunger and you actively participate in its solution.

  • Help

    Help

    We have plenty of good food, comfortable accommodations in dormitories, phones, a public computer, free WiFi and a swimming pool. For your help, you get free room and board during your stay. ***When you come, please specify you are a Workaway volunteer so that we will assign you to positions that require only approximately 5 hours of work a day*****

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Free room and board in exchange for labor. Sleeping quarters are in dormitories

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Please email me only if you have specific dates in mind, and that you are pretty certain you will come. I can then check for availability. I try to respond to every email, but if, for some reason I don't reply, it means all the beds are taken, and we cannot accommodate you.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Workaway volunteers are restricted to work only 5 hours/day. Therefore when you arrive, you will be assigned to breakfast and lunch prep positions.

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