Holiday Helpings Harvest Fest - NEW DATE - Bread for the City

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Holiday Helpings Harvest Fest

Join Bread for the City for a day of fun and volunteering at our Holiday Helpings Harvest Fest! This is an invite-only event for our donor community to engage with our work and staff.

When: Saturday, December 3

Time: 1-5 pm

Where: The Michelle Obama Southeast Center of Bread for the City, 1700 Good Hope Rd SE, Washington, DC 20020

What to expect:

  • Family-friendly volunteer opportunities inside and outside our beautiful new SE Center, including grocery packing, clothing sorting, and diaper packing
  • Warm drinks and fall treats
  • Music and fun

Thank you for your interest, but we no longer accept volunteers for our Holiday Helpings Harvest Fest. You can sign up to volunteer with us on another day by heading to Thank you.


What’s the deadline to RSVP? Please RSVP by November 30.

What’s the COVID-19 policy? We require everyone to be vaccinated against COVID-19. Please bring proof of COVID-19 vaccination, including a physical card, a picture of the card, or via a verification app. We ask that volunteers wear a mask during the event. If you feel sick the day of the event, please stay home. We encourage you to take a rapid or PCR test prior to the event.

What should I bring? We recommend wearing comfortable clothing and supportive, close-toed shoes. You may be outside for a portion of the day, so please bring weather-appropriate clothing! We also encourage you to bring a reusable water bottle to reduce plastic waste.

Is this event kid-friendly? Yes! Kids of all ages are encouraged to join! While the event is primarily a volunteer event, we’ll have a few fun activities to keep them entertained.

How do I get to the Southeast Center? Our center is located at 1700 Good Hope Road SE. It is accessible via the Green Line/Anacostia Metro Station. Several bus lines go from the station directly to our center. We have street parking and a limited number of spots in our parking lot.