Current High Priority Volunteer Needs


To volunteer for one of these needs, follow the easy steps on the
volunteer page.
Start by filling in a volunteer application online

  • Caridad Community Kitchen:  Volunteer needed to assist with student recruitment and graduate placement for the Culinary School Program. The position requires a volunteer that is self-motivated, knows how to do research, feels comfortable making cold calls on the telephone and has computer and clerical skills. The kitchen is located at 845 N. Main Ave.
  • Food Sorter: 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 and separating the good from the not-so-good and boxing up for agencies.  Hours are 12:00 -3:00 pm daily.
  • Garden:
    • Garden Team. Volunteer in our demonstration garden at the Food Bank on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday mornings from 8:00 – 11:00 am.
    • Garden Workdays.  Special garden workdays are scheduled from 9:00 am to noon on April 10th and April 24th.
    • Las Milpitas de Cottonwood Farm.  Help with farm chores on Thursday mornings from 8-11 am.  Volunteers with experience in construction, building fences and tilling are especially needed.