January 31, 2018

Channel One Volunteer Opportunity!

By Neath Folger

Volunteer Opportunity! Mayo’s eMERGing Leaders would like to invite the Emeriti staff to join them for a volunteer event at Channel One Food Bank on March 1st from 6-8pm. There is a maximum of 15 participants, so we we are hoping to recruit 7 Emeriti to join 7 eMERGing Leaders to work together and help out Channel One who depend on the generous support of volunteers to fulfill their mission of helping to feed the hungry.

What: Sorting Food with Mayo Clinic eMERGing Leaders and Emeriti

Where: Channel One Food Bank (131 35th St SE, Rochester, MN 55904)

When: March 1st, 6-8pm

How to sign up: Space is limited to 15. Please email Cyd Smith (smith.cydni@mayo.edu) to express interest or contact the Emeritus Staff Center Plummer 10-N at mcremeritus@mayo.edu or by phone 507-293-3211.

What to know: Meet at the back green door at 6pm. If you are late, please knock and you will be let in by a member of staff. Wear comfortable clothing with closed toed shoes. You will be moving heavy (up to 25lbs) or light items (gummy bears) based on your interest and ability. There will be standing height tables and stools available.

Goal: Connect Mayo Clinic’s former and future leaders around our shared values while serving our community. Hopefully this will serve as the first of many opportunities for us to work together.




Tags: Rochester

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