They are on the front lines of serving our communities in fires, earthquakes, power outages, and now a pandemic. Deliver meals to families in the mission or help with food distribution at the homey headquarters on saturdays from 8:30 am to 12 pm.
Every food bank and meal program has different needs and varying safety guidelines during this time.
Sf food bank volunteer. Fill out the volunteer form. In san francisco, food inequity is currently impacting over 12,000 latinos who are unemployed and the mission district is ground zero for the coronavirus. Is the california dream still alive?
When in doubt, stay home and let your volunteer contact know. Individuals aged 65 and older are welcome to volunteer at our 65+ warehouse events and for our homebound delivery program. Confirm that volunteers are needed.
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Many warehouse volunteers have cancelled and sf marin food bank needs healthy people to package bulk foods, assembly grocery boxes for seniors, and sort donations from food drives. Everyone over the age of 17 is welcome to volunteer! A repeat volunteer logs around 10 hours per month.
Each year, over 22,000 people contribute thousands of hours to fighting hunger in our community. The sf food bank is a fantastic organization in every sense. And i have never seen an organization that does so well with its volunteers.
Their mission is clear and the deliver on it. If you need to get food right away, please visit the sf marin food bank website, or call 211. Our volunteer community assists with gleaning and boxing produce, sorting food donations, repacking bulk food items such as rice and beans, assembling grocery boxes, stocking pantry shelves and many other active.
While every volunteer makes a difference, we ask that you not put your health or the health of others at risk. We have raced to put new programming and solutions in place, one by one, to be able to continue providing food and helping our community through this crisis. Projects typically involve sorting produce, packaging bulk foods, assembling grocery boxes for seniors, and sorting donations from food drives.
We are operating with all cdc and city of san francisco safety protocols. Help with the food pantry at the women’s building in the mission on mondays and thursdays from 8 am to 11 am. As a volunteer you are greeted, organized, well instructed and very productive.
Together, we can end hunger in san francisco and marin. The food depot has 150 regular weekly volunteers who work on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. Because of increased need during covid, the food bank is currently serving about 60,000 households a week.
If you prefer to schedule your project with one of our staff, please contact our volunteer coordinator. Please review these guidelines from the city and county of san francisco before volunteering with us.