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

Feed Our Children Golf Tournament, Copper River Country Club

Monday, September 18 | 8am-6pm (Shifts Available)

Volunteers assist Community Food Bank staff with set-up, photography, registration, and fun events at the holes throughout the tournament.  This is a great opportunity for small groups, individuals and college students to volunteer in a fun and interactive way!  All volunteers must be 18 years or older.

Saturday Sort Days and Volunteer Nights

First Saturday of the Month, 8am-12pm | Oct 7, Nov 4, Dec 2
Weeknight, 5:30pm-8:30pm | Sept 20, Oct 17

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.

Holiday Meal Box Making

Saturdays, October 21 and 28 | 7:30am-11:30am, 1pm-5pm

Individuals, families, and groups will assist in assembling meal boxes with nonperishable food items in preparation for distribution during the holiday season.

Big Fresno Fair Feed the Need Food Drive, Fresno Fair Grounds

Thursday, October 27 | 10am-8pm (Shifts Available)

Attendees will be bringing 5 or more canned food or other non-perishable food items per person to the Fair on this day to receive FREE admission. Community Food Bank needs volunteers to help collect and sort food donations.

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

Distribution Center Volunteers

Monday - Friday, 8am to 2pm (Flexible Scheduling)

Great for groups and individuals during the week!

To sign up as a Distribution Center, please reply to this email with the following information:

•         Date(s)

•         Shift Times

•         Estimated Number of Volunteers Attending

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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