Warehouse Hours
Monday – Thursday: 7am - 4:30pm
Friday: 7 am – 12:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

Health Education Captains

Alleviate hunger in eastern Illinois by being a part of our Foodmobiles! EIF needs Health Education Captains to assist in implementing our NUDGES program and educating clients on healthy food choices.

All Health Education Captains must complete an orientation and training. 

Principal Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Set up tables and signage
  • Prepare food bundles and handouts for clients 
  • Talk to clients throughout Foodmobile about NUDGES, healthy food options, and recipes.
  • Work effectively with volunteers  
  • Deals tactfully and respectfully with agencies, community organizations, donors, and other volunteers to maintain effective and positive relations
  • Clean up all supplies once Foodmobile has concluded 

Qualifications: 

  • Nutrition enthusiast
  • Passion for healthy lifestyle
  • Provide transportation to Foodmobiles sites 
  • Good communication skills
  • Friendly and approachable
  • Walk/stand for extended periods of time
  • Lift at least 15 lbs.
  • Comfortable talking with clients
  • Available to volunteer approximately one Saturday Morning from 8:45 am – 12:15 pm a month in McLean, Piatt, Dewitt, Vermilion, and/or Edgar counties

 

If you are interested in donating your time to this position, please complete this form.

If you have any question about the position you can contact Marquita Martinez or Emily Yoder.

Volunteer Driver Interest Form

Are you able to provide transportation for yourself to our Foodmobile locations in the following counties: (check all that apply)
Are you available on Saturday Mornings from 8:45 am - 12:15 pm at least one Saturday a month?

Liability Agreement
I hereby accept and assume full responsibility for any injury I might suffer while volunteering with Eastern Illinois Foodbank of Urbana, Illinois. I also give permission to Foodbank staff to seek treatment in case of injury and to take other action should medical emergency arise. I waive and release my right for damages. Policies and Procedures: By clicking I agree below, I verify that I have read and agree to the policies in the volunteer guidelines document.