Volunteer

Volunteer Today!

Please consider supporting our mission by:

  • Working 3 hours per week, or
  • Providing monthly financial support.

Available Volunteer Positions:

Our Volunteers come from different faiths and walks of life. Helping others is of paramount importance. They attend Conference meetings every other week and contribute their varied life experiences to keeping the operation running in good order. Volunteers’ ideas and suggestions matter!

PositionDutiesDays
Intake PersonGreet guests and register them.Tues, Wed., Thur. afternoons
InterviewerInterview guests regarding their needs.Tues, Wed., Thur. afternoons
Pantry HelperAssist guests with food selection.Tues, Wed., Thur. afternoons
Food SorterSort through donated food.Monday, Thursday mornings
Stock personRestock shelves and rotate stock. Must be able to lift 40 lbs.Monday, Thursday mornings
Back-up DriverPick-up produce. Must be able to lift 40 lbs. Three routes: local, Redmond, BendMonday morning, Saturday morning,
Assistant Pantry ManagerProvide assistance and back-up to Pantry ManagerMonday thru Thursday as needed
TreasurerBoard Member responsible for financial duties as defined in Treasurer’s handbook.As needed

Prospective volunteers are introduced to the Food Pantry in a “meet & greet” fashion.  They tour the pantry and are introduced to all aspects of the operation. It is important they feel comfortable in whatever position they choose.