As a volunteer, you will play a critical role in the collective effort to end hunger in Western Massachusetts. There are a variety of positions available for people who’d like to make a difference in the lives of neighbors in need.
Just a few hours of volunteer time in the warehouse can help provide thousands of meals to food insecure individuals living in Western Massachusetts. As a warehouse volunteer, you will sort and pack food and other items that will be distributed to pantries and meal sites as well as The Mobile Food Bank distribution program. Sign up now to make a significant impact in the anti-hunger effort.
Program volunteers are an integral part of community initiatives here at The Food Bank and at off-site locations. Volunteers assist the Brown Bag: Food for Elder program and the Nutrition Team in planning and hosting events and workshops. They also counsel clients at SNAP Outreach and Enrollment Events. Some training is required for these positions, and there is a strong need for volunteers fluent in Spanish.
Use your organizational skills to help The Food Bank’s front office run smoothly. If you enjoy data entry, filing, and other light office work, this might be the perfect job for you. Behind-the-scenes volunteer efforts like this help strengthen The Food Bank’s mission to end hunger.
Your skills are also needed to help ensure that fundraisers, food drives, and other special events are well staffed and executed. Help promote, prepare, and run a variety of events hosted by The Food Bank. Volunteer opportunities for special events are generally available during evening and weekend hours.