Grocery Shopping

Bake Back America created a platform for volunteers to help families struggling from food insecurities. This initiative allows volunteers to react quickly by getting food to the recipient. This act of kindness is so rewarding because of the great impact it has on hungry families.

VOLUNTEER PROGRAM STEPS

1. Fill out the volunteer form.

 

2. MATCHING

• Bake Back America matches volunteer with a recipient from a shelter, family center or private family.

• Bake Back America supplies volunteer with recipient's contact information.

3. PREPARING

• Bake Back America supplies volunteer with grocery list.

4. COLLECTING

OPTION 1: Volunteer grocery shops for recipient

• Volunteers in Westchester can coordinate with Bake Back America for grocery shopping.

OPTION 2: Volunteer uses Instacart

See helpful hints.

 

OPTION 3: You choose your option

Volunteer chooses grocery shopping method.

5. COMMUNICATING

• Bake Back America sets up a group text with recipient and volunteer.

6. DELIVERING

• Option 1: Volunteer drop off is non contact drop.

• Option 2: Volunteer uses instacart or other delivery option.

• Bake Back America supplies volunteer with address, day and time.

7. SHARING

• Help Bake Back America inspire others.

• Email photos of yourself with the groceries to bakebackamerica@gmail.com.

Waiver must be signed to take photos of the recipient.

RECIPIENT PROGRAM STEPS

1. Fill out the recipient form.

2. Bake Back America will contact you to get started.

3. Email photos to bakebackamerica@gmail.com so we can post and inspire others.

Our Story

Westchester

Individual families,

Westchester, NY.

4 grocery lists.

New York City

Individual families, New York City.

22 grocery lists.

Bronx Parent Housing Network, Bronx, NY.

1 grocery list.

Interval Rapid Rehousing,

Bronx, NY.

1 grocery list.

Chicago

Salvation Army Shelter, Chicago, IL.

1 grocery list.

TOTALS

Westchester

Grocery lists: 4

New York City

Grocery lists: 24

Chicago

Grocery lists: 1

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