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Do you have memories of volunteering with your family growing up? Do you want to instill a sense of community and giving back in your children? Simply looking for a fun and free activity?
Volunteering as a family is fun, teaches the value of giving back, and provides opportunities for family members to be positive role models. This day also kicks off the holiday season with giving and service. Join in and do some good in your neighborhood!
All families welcome - whether you're a parent who wants to volunteer with your child or teen, an older sibling looking for a fun activity for a younger sister or brother, or an extended family including grandparents, aunts, uncles, and more - your participation makes a difference!

 VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads is hosting the 17th annual 

On Saturday, November 21st, we
 will pack 800 boxes of food that will be delivered to 14 local shelters and nonprofits. Volunteers are needed to help set-up, pack boxes and load delivery trucks. Space is limited to families, community groups and corporate teams with15 people or less (including adults and children).

Event Schedule 
8:30 Check In 
9:00 Announcements 
9:15 Assemble Food 
10:15 Pack Boxes 
11:15 Load Trucks 
11:45 Clean Up 
12:00 Conclusion 

Location: Batten Student Center at Virginia Wesleyan College in Norfolk, Virginia
  (Directions & Parking Map)

T-shirts will be available for $2.00 and 50/50 Raffle Tickets for $1.00 each. 

Please note, that while there is no specific age limit, this is a crowded gym with hundreds of volunteers - please be cautious with young children. Volunteers must be able to stand for a long period of time and the volunteer activity will often involve carrying heavy food items.

Registration for Family VOLUNTEER Day is now closed. 
If you have questions, please email
We will do our best to respond within 48 hours.
Thank you for your interest!