Want to volunteer at a food bank?
Food banks, food pantries, and meal programs in the Feeding America network are continuing to do what they do best - provide meals to our communities. Whether you sort and pack food or distribute food, there are a lot of volunteer opportunities available.
Pledge to volunteer with your local food bank and find a volunteer opportunity near you.
How to volunteer
It's easy to volunteer at a food bank! Here are three simple steps:
Use our search tool above to find a food bank in the Feeding America network.
Most food banks list their available volunteer shifts on their website.
Thank you for volunteering your time and joining us in the movement to end hunger in America.
Food bank volunteers sort and pack food, distribute meals, and provide other essential help. Here are just a few of the many ways you can help at a food bank:
Food sorting and packing
Volunteers sort and pack food donations for upcoming food distributions.
Assist families during their visit to the food bank or food pantry
Home delivery driver
Deliver meals to the elderly or people with disabilities or health conditions.
Cooking and meal prep
Cook and serve dinner at a soup kitchen or community meal
Other ways to help
Host a food drive
A virtual food drive is a great way to help Feeding America reach more of our neighbors.
Make a donation
Your donations make it possible for millions of families to share meals and memories.