Foodbank & Program Support Volunteers
Volunteer Types: Emergency Services, Food preparation and services, Human rights, Others
Organization types: Children, Youth and Family, Community and Social Services, Poverty/Social Justice
One day or less
Application Deadline: April 1, 2023
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We are looking for volunteers to help with our foodbank and food security programs at the Caldwell Family Centre. We provide over 3000 meals per week to vulnerable member of our community. The centre is looking for enthusiastic individuals who enjoy working in a busy team atmosphere to help us run our programs!

In this role, you would:
-welcome and serve clients who come into the food bank
-unpack and sort donated food
-work as a team to unload food delivery truck
-register new clients in the system
-share agency programming with those who need additional services
-must be able to lift 25 lbs and must wear closed toe shoes

We have opportunities available Monday to Saturday, 8:30AM-4PM.

We are flexible and can work with you to find a schedule that suits you! We have a scheduling app that ensures you are able to schedule yourself. We offer our volunteers a hot breakfast and lunch, as well as references if needed.


How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
Get to know the members of the community, work as a team, develop interpersonal skills, and learn how a Family Centre functions.
How will the organization benefit?
Volunteers are the reason we are able to provide over 4000 healthy food hampers to vulnerable members of our community.
Volunteer location:
1100 Medford st. Unit 20


@Caldwell Family Centre
Ext: 332
Time it will take to contact applicants:


This position would be great for: Adults, Groups, Newcomers to Canada, Person with a disability or medical condition, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 30
Good for people interested in: Emergency Services, Food preparation and services, Human rights, Others
You will be helping with: Children (0-10 years), Disadvantaged, First Nations, MΓ©tis, Inuit,Β Indigenous persons, Homeless, LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

Volunteer Considerations

  • Suitable for community service hours
  • This position can accommodate persons with a disability
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