Volunteer


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Volunteers are the heart of the FoodBank. They organize food drives, sort donations, fill agency orders and help with office work and mailings. Some volunteers contribute their professional or trade skills.

Please consider joining our volunteer team. We provide a pleasant and friendly working environment and the chance to make a difference in the lives of the 131,000 people we serve.

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We can’t do it without you!

Opportunities for Volunteers

 

Food Sorting & Packing
Assist with sorting donated food and repacking for distribution. Training is provided. Some light lifting and closed shoes required. Year-round

A Volunteer Evening
Looking for an opportunity to volunteer without a long-term commitment? Occasionally, we have evening and weekend volunteer opportunities in the sort room.

Check-Out Hunger
Setup and monitor fundraising campaigns in grocery stores near your home. September through December.

Clerical/Data Entry
Help with filing, phones and other clerical duties. Year-round

Holiday Help
Help unload and store holiday food donations during holiday food drives, make holiday boxes for distribution, or help with turkey and ham donations at the agency door or warehouse freezer. Some light lifting and closed shoes required. You must be at least 18 years of age.

Food Drive
Arrange with your school, neighborhood, business, rotary club, etc. to donate, collect and deliver food. For all ages.

Information/Special Events Tables
Staff information tables at various venues to give out information about The FoodBank; help with special event mailings or other activities.

Mobile Pantry
Assist in food distribution from the mobile truck once a month in various locations.

Gardeners
Do you have a green thumb? Work with our farmer and help plant, maintain and harvest vegetables in our garden and greenhouse. See our Garden Program page for more details. Spring, Summer and Fall

Volunteer Guidelines

 

Individual Volunteers

Volunteer Groups

Looking for a team-building event for your organization? Consider a volunteer day at the FoodBank.