We Need Your Help

Looking for a positive, tangible and memorable way to make a difference? The Food Bank offers many different volunteer options for individuals and groups to participate in the good work of getting food to households in need. Volunteer opportunities include putting together special Kids' After School Packs, food sorting, labeling, office work and helping with various mailings. We have something for every skill-set and level of physical activity.

 

Typical volunteer hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. To volunteer please contact us and set up a time for a small orientation. All volunteers are scheduled prior to coming to volunteer. You can contact our Volunteer Coordinators at 269-964-3663.

VOLUNTEER DRIVER NEEDED

We are in need of a volunteer driver to pick up donations from the Family Fare store in Marshall and deliver to Salvation Army - Sally's Kitchen in Battle Creek. This pickup is ongoing and takes place every Tuesday and Friday between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. Driver will be responsible for the timely and professional execution of product donation pickup and deliveries; loading and offloading Food Bank vehicle as required; inspection of product donations to ensure safety standards are met and maintaining of accurate records of donation and distributions.

Requirements: possession of valid driver's license and a clean driving record, flexible time schedule, able to work with limited supervision, ability to maintain accurate records, general math and reading skills.

For more information or to express interest in the position, please contact Heather Vosburgh or Emerald Diamante at 269-964-3663 or email hvosburgh@foodbankofscm.org or ediamante@foodbankofscm.org.

 

 

FAMILY MATTERS DAYS

The third Saturday of each month, from 9 a.m. to Noon is Family Matters Day at the Food Bank. It's a time when groups (including families, co-workers, service clubs) who can't make it during the normal 9-to-5 work week, come out to the Food Bank for various volunteer opportunities! All of our volunteer opportunities are on a pre-scheduled basis, so please contact our volunteer coordinator to inquire about setting up your next volunteer opportunity.

Family Matters Day Schedule for 2014:

January 18

February 15

March 15

April 26

May 17

June 21

July  19

August 16

September 20

October 18

November 15

December 20

 

TAKE A LOOK AT SOME RECENT VOLUNTEER PHOTOS! Click here.


Sign-up and volunteer your time with the food bank. You can look for volunteer opportunities and schedule your next visit here. For Questions about volunteering call Emerald Diamante at 269-964-3663 or email at ediamante@foodbankofscm.org.

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