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Community Cooperative

County: Lee
Categories Environment
Education
Social Services
Health
Details: Community Cooperative is an innovative nonprofit 501(c ) 3 organization made up of social service entrepreneurs fighting to end homelessness and hunger in our community. The agency provides more than 14,000 meals each month through its Community Cafes, Marketplace and Meals on Wheels programs. Community Cooperative offers an array of homeless and comprehensive case management services through its Social & Education Resource Centers.

A proud United Way partner, Community Cooperative serves Fort Myers and the greater Lee County area, including Bonita Springs, Cape Coral, Lehigh Acres and Fort Myers Beach. Community Cooperative works in close partnership with The Harry Chapin Food Bank and The School District of Lee County as well as collaborating with fellow community and service groups, churches, businesses, and community support organizations.
Job Description: Volunteers are needed to serve in our Community Cafes and Markets, Meals on Wheels, Social Services department, Cafe Education Program, and Homeless Services.

Volunteer Hours

Fort Myers:
Community Cafe
Monday - Friday
6:00AM-9:00AM
7:15AM-10:15AM
9:00AM-1:30PM
12:00PM-4:00PM
Saturday
6:00AM-9:00AM
7:15AM-10:15AM
8:00AM-1:30PM

Marketplace
Monday-Friday (except Weds)
10:00AM-1:00PM

Garden
Monday-Friday
8:00AM-10:00AM
*TIMES ARE FLEXIBLE

Fort Myers Beach:
Monday-Friday
6:O0AM-9:00AM

Mobile Pantries:
1ST WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH
BONITA SPRINGS ELEMENTARY 1:30-3:30PM
BONITA SPRINGS MIDDLE SCHOOL 3:30-5:30PM

2ND WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH
3:30pm-6:00pm
MARINER MIDDLE SCHOOL
425 North Chiquita Blvd, Cape Coral

3rd WEDNESDAY OF EVERY MONTH
4:00pm – 6:00pm
TRAFALGAR MIDDLE SCHOOL
2120 Trafalgar Parkway, Cape Coral

4th SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH
9:00AM-11:00AM
KING’S WAY CHRISTIAN CENTER
2016 Kismet Parkway East, Cape Coral

MEALS ON WHEELS
MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
PREP & PACK: 6:00AM-9:00AM, 7:15AM-10:15AM
DELIVERING: 9:30AM-NOON

We will work with you to find days and times to suit your schedule.

We do welcome scheduled groups of volunteers.
Times of Work: Weekdays daytime, Weekends daytime
Primary Contact: Mrs. Rachell Mays
3429 Dr Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Fort Myers, FL 33916
Fax: (239) 479-5335
Phone: (239) 332-7687 0
Alt Phone: (239) 332-7687
Email: Rachell@communitycooperative.com
Website: http://www.ccmileecounty.com/
Secondary Contact: Nicole Rieg
Phone: (239) 332-6787
Worker's Comp for Volunteers?: N
Benefits Offered: Volunteers are welcome to enjoy lunch in our Community Cafe. We honor and recognize our volunteers for their service annually with tokens of appreciation and a special event.
Additional Information: Volunteer applications are required and are available online at www.CommunityCooperative.com or can be requested by emailing Rachell@CommunityCooperative.com

After applications are processed, all volunteer hours are scheduled through the Volunteer Coordinator.

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