High Priority Volunteer Needs

  • Food Rescue Team: Volunteers are needed in the afternoons to help sort and box perishable food picked up by our drivers.  Work will involve going in and out of the walk-in cooler, sorting through the food, separating the good from the not-so-good, and boxing up the food for agencies.  Hours are 12:00 - 3:00 pm on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Fridays.
     
  • Boys and Girls Clubs Meal Servers: Serve meals at Boys and Girls clubs. Volunteers plate and serve food to children aged 7-18 and help clean kitchen and rinse serving pans afterward. Volunteers must take an online food safety class and pass a national background check.  Two-hour shifts are available Monday thru Friday between the hours of 4:00 and 7:30 pm.
     
  • Children’s Nutrition Programs – Warehouse Helpers. Volunteers put together orders for schools and groups. Volunteers must have great attention to detail for tracking inventory. A regular commitment is asked. Lifting and standing for long periods is required. Hours are 9 a.m. – noon on Monday, Wednesday or Thursday, starting late August.
     
  • Garden Team. Volunteer in our demonstration garden at the Food Bank on Wednesday mornings from 8:00 – 11:00 am.