South County Volunteer Opportunities – Warehouse

One-Time or Recurring Shifts

Grocery Rescue Rider Co-Pilot

  • Commitment: Sign up for as many shifts as you would like
  • Shift: Monday – Friday,  7:30am – 10:30am
  • Duties: ride with Foodbank staff to pick up food at grocery stores
  • Physical Abilities: must be able to lift 25 pounds, stand, and bend for the entire shift
  • CLICK HERE to view all the jobs and sign up

Various Warehouse Shifts

  • Commitment: Sign up for as many shifts as you would like
  • Shifts: Monday – Friday
    • 8:00am – 10:00am
    • 10:00am – 12:00pm
  • Number of people allowed per shift: 2 – If you are bringing a guest or group with you, please please press the + sign to increase the number of people so we know how many to expect
  • Duties: sort food, clean warehouse, restock shelves…basically anything warehouse staff asks you to do!
  • Minimum Age: 12 with an adult or 18 without an adult
  • Physical Abilities: must be able to lift 25 pounds, stand and bend the entire shift
  • CLICK HERE to view all the jobs and sign up

Sort Food Donations

  • Commitment: Sign up for as many shifts as you would like
  • Shift: Mondays and Wednesdays, 1:00pm – 3:00pm
  • Number of people allowed per shift: 12 – if you are bringing a guest or group with you, please press the + sign to increase the number of people so we know how many to expect
  • Duties: Sort food by looking at expiration dates
  • Minimum Age: 12 with an adult or 18 without an adult
  • Physical Abilities: must be able to stand and bend the entire shift
  • NOTE: this is a great group project for your organization/employer
  • CLICK HERE for more information and to sign up

Recurring, Long-Term Shifts

Volunteer Shopper

  • Commitment: One weekday, recurring weekly
  • Shift: 8:00am – 12:00pm
  • Duties: Help our agencies “shop” for food
  • Physical Abilities: must be able to lift 25 pounds, stand, and bend for the entire shift
  • CLICK HERE to view all the jobs and sign up

Volunteer Leader

  • Commitment: one weekday per week long-term as a regular OR a back-up
  • Shift: 7:00am – 11:00am OR 11:00am – 3:00pm – you pick the day (Monday – Friday)
  • Duties: lead one-time/short-term volunteers so we can transition all of our warehouse volunteer opportunities to not have to require volunteers to make a weekly commitment
  • Physical Abilities: NONE. You just need to be organized to be able to delegate duties and be FUN so volunteers like working with you
  • CLICK HERE to view the job and sign up

Contact: Volunteer Coordinator (805) 403-2471 OR volunteersb@foodbanksbc.org

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