Whether it's sorting, packing, distributing food or helping with clerical work, we can always use your helping hand. Ask us about opportunities to volunteer. When everyone does just a little to help, the food bank can do a lot!

Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities


To sign up for any of the dates below, please click or copy the following link: http://bit.ly/cfbVolunteers

Movies and Mailers

Want to watch a movie and volunteer with Community Food Bank?!

Join us to prepare mailings for our supporters while watching a family friendly movie! We need volunteers from January 17-19 and 22-23 between 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm.

Reserve your spot now here

Saturday Sort Days and Volunteer Nights

Great for individuals, families, and groups! Children between 5 and 15 years old welcome with an adult. Work may include sorting bagging, and labeling food donations prior to distribution for the local community. Dates will be released at least three months prior.

First Saturday of the Month  8am-12pm | Dec 2, Jan 6, Feb 3
Second Tuesday of the Month 5:30pm-8:30pm | Dec 12, Jan 9, Feb 13

Food Distributions

Community Food Bank could not distribute food to our families and individuals without the help of our partner agencies. We have a few agencies need your help at their food distribution. Volunteers will assist with bagging, sorting, distributing food to families and individuals.

West McKinley Assembly of God, 3014 W. Mckinley Avenue, Fresno, CA

Fourth Friday of the Month | 12pm-5pm (Flexible Scheduling)

Kettleman Family Resource Center, 75 5th St, Kettleman City, CA

Third Thursday of the Month|1pm-3pm (Flexible Scheduling)

Distribution Center Volunteers

Great for groups and individuals during the week! Volunteer projects may include sorting, labeling, or bagging food donations prior to distribution to our families, children, and individuals in need. Must be 16 years or older to volunteer without an adult.

Monday – Friday | 8am to 2pm (Flexible Scheduling)

Office Volunteers

Great for individuals during the week! Office projects may include filing, organizing, mailings, or data entry to prepare for food distributions in our local community. Must be 14 years and older to volunteer without an adult.

Monday – Friday | 8am to 4pm (Flexible Scheduling)

Client Intake Volunteers

Great for individuals who has computer skills and wants to volunteer from home. Volunteers must attend a two-hour training and pickup packets regularly.

To sign up, please email Jobelle Duka at jduka@communityfoodbank.net with availability for training.

To sign up as a Distribution Center or Office Volunteer, please email with the following information to Jobelle Duka at jduka@communityfoodbank.net:

•         Date(s)

•         Shift Times

•         Estimated Number of Volunteers Attending (For Distribution Center)

First, fill out the volunteer application below and then contact our Volunteer Manager.

Volunteer Manager:
Jobelle Duka, (559)237-3663 X106


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**All volunteers must fill out a NEW 2018 Volunteer Agreement Form.**

“I never thought I would be here. I’ve worked hard all of my life.”

—Adrian, Sanger, CA