VSDC Packs Fruits and Veggies for Local Families in Need - VSDC - Veg Society of DC
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VSDC Packs Fruits and Veggies for Local Families in Need

June 5 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Have you volunteered at a food bank and cringed as you helped pack foods, including meat and dairy, that don’t align with your values? Community FarmShare supports families in need while caring about the health of those they serve and the environment.

Join us at the Community FarmShare Hub to help pack fruits and vegetables grown on local small-scale farms for those lacking access to healthy foods. The bags we (and other volunteers) pack will be distributed to more than 500 families.

We will stand for the entire shift, so wear comfortable, closed-toe shoes. We recommend you bring a water bottle and feel free to bring a light vegan snack. Packing takes place partially outdoors but shaded, so dress for the weather. There is a porta-potty on site.

To learn more about Community FarmShare and other volunteer opportunities, visit http://www.communityfarmshare.org.

**VSDC: More Than A Meetup**
We are so glad to have you as part of The Veg Society of DC Vegan Meetup group, and we enjoy seeing you at our events. Did you know that [VSDC](https://vsdc.org/) is a nonprofit organization with membership benefits?
With VSDC membership, you will save money at area restaurants and businesses, attend VSDC member-only events, and, most importantly, support us as a clear and consistent voice for improving the lives of all beings through community building and education centered on the benefits of a vegan diet and lifestyle.
The membership fee is minimal, but the impact is significant! [Become a member of VSDC](https://vsdc.org/membership/).

**Liability Waiver and Code of Conduct**
When you sign up to attend, you automatically acknowledge [VSDC’s Liability Waiver](https://vsdc.org/activity-waiver/) and commit to follow the code of conduct found at [Policies – VSDC – Veg Society of DC](https://vsdc.org/policies/).


June 5
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Common Root Farm
18101 Bowie Mill Rd
Derwood, MD 20855 United States