Jewish Community Center of Washington, DC

Grocery Packing with Food Justice DMV

Thursday, June 8, 2023
5:45 PM - 8:00 PM
Food Justice DMV

Join the EDCJCC to pack groceries bags for Food Justice DMV!

Food Justice DMV is a volunteer collective delivering food & standing in solidarity with thousands of immigrant neighbors. Rooted in justice and solidarity, Food Justice DMV supports more than 8,000 families who are asylum seekers or undocumented. They help fill a critical need serving families that otherwise are hesitant to reach out to larger organizations due to their immigration status and language barriers. 

What: Spend your evening packing grocery bags that Food Justice DMV's weekly food delivery volunteers will distribute to folks they serve.

When: Thursday, June 8, 5:45-8:00PM. Volunteers must agree to come to the entirety of the program to participate. 

Where: This program is located in the Columbia Heights neighborhood in NW DC. Exact address will be provided with registration

Requirements: All volunteers must wear a KN-95/N-95 mask throughout the volunteer shift. Volunteers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or chaperone.

Register: Registration is required for this free event. There are limited spots so we ask that you only sign up if you are sure you can make it. Please click the red 'register' button to proceed. 

We're sorry, the deadline for online sales has passed. Contact program staff listed above to purchase by phone.