Prerequisite Opportunity: WE Connect Volunteers
Age Minimum (with Adult) - 17, Minimum Age - 17+, Skill Category - N/A
WE Connect Volunteers
Help Fresno's working families get connected to money saving programs and other important resources that will help them save money, be more financially secure, and lead healthier lives!
We Connect is a one day, one-stop event designed to connect families to important programs and resources, but most importantly, connects them with the people and local organizations who can help. We are looking for energetic, friendly volunteers and volunteers who are BILINGUAL (Spanish and Hmong) to help with all aspects of the event including, greeting and escorting, food distribution, parking, and much more. This is a great opportunity to give back to those in need in a healthy and sustainable way.
All volunteers will receive and event t-shirt and lunch will be provided. Please make sure you wear comfortable clothing and shoes, as you will be on your feet and walking around during the event.
- CalFresh and the Women and Children’s Program (WIC) help make access to healthy food a reality for families.
- Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) helps put hard earned money back into the pockets of those who need it most. Child Tax Credit (CTC)
- Medi-Cal and Healthy Families provide access to affordable preventive care.
- Federal Child Tax Credit (CTC), food stamp programs, discounted utilities, car insurance and low-income health care programs.