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We are seeing an increase in school food drives and we will need volunteer drivers to help transport donations from schools to the Food Bank. If you think you can help with these, please call Randy at 720-437-6394.
DOWNLOAD a Volunteer Application and drop it off at the Food Bank.
We would like to meet you in person and show you around our operation.
Regular Food Bank Opportunities include:
Sorting daily donations of produce, bakery, dairy, canned goods or frozen items (See the description of a Warehouse Volunteer Position)
Volunteering to fill children's backpacks with food each week during the school year
Data entry/clerical support assist with data entry and administrative duties
Driving to pick up donations from grocery stores and food drives (A pickup truck is required and current insurance is needed)
- Customer service in the Client Choice area to welcome and help shoppers to find the food products they need (See the description of a Client Choice "Shopper" Volunteer Position)
- Assisting with special food drives sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers and the Food Bank
Group opportunities are infreqent at our location. However, your group can volunteer at the Food Bank of the Rockies on behalf of the Arvada Communty Food Bank. Please be sure to designate us. For each volunteer who works three hours, the Arvada Communty Food Bank will earn credit for 20 pounds of food. Half-day or full-day opportunities are available.
The Arvada Community Food Bank cannot accept volunteers under age 13 unless accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian.