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Volunteer with Helping Hands

Interested in serving with us? We would love your help! Our current volunteer needs for the Clothes Closet, Food Pantry, and Pack the Pack are listed below. Training is also provided for all roles! For more information or to become a volunteer, please email our Volunteer Coordinator.

Clothes Closet

Help is needed to register and check-in clients, restock clothes, and assist clients on Wednesdays (every other week). The two shifts available are 9-11:30 am and 3:30-6:30 pm. 

Food Pantry

Do you have a couple of hours to spare on Tuesdays or Wednesdays, mornings or afternoons? Each week or every other week? If so, we encourage you to think and pray about joining our multi-generational community of volunteers serving with us in the following ways:

Food Stocking

  • Volunteers are needed to unload and stock food deliveries in the pantry. Boxes can be up to 25 lbs. 
  • Tuesdays (every week or every other week) from 9-11:30 am

Serving Clients

  • Volunteer jobs include taking orders, assembling orders, filling boxes, and loading cars. Boxes can be up to 25 lbs.
  • Wednesdays (every other week) from 3:30-6 pm

Retail Shopping

  • Volunteers are needed to purchase food based on needs not met through donations and the Oregon Food Bank. All purchases are reimbursed. Food is dropped off on Tuesday mornings between 9-11 am.

Pack the Pack

Pack the Pack (PTP) is in need of volunteers for the upcoming school year.

PTP Leaders

  • We need two people to co-lead this ministry together. 
  • Some tasks include coordinating with the schools served, developing a food plan for the year, coordinating food purchases, ordering supplies, and scheduling volunteers.  A detailed description is available by contacting the Helping Hands Volunteer Coordinator.

Retail Shoppers

  • Volunteers are needed to purchase food based on needs not met through donations and the Oregon Food Bank. All purchases are reimbursed. Food is dropped off on Tuesday mornings between 9-11 am.

Contact Us

Interested in one of our open volunteer positions? Let us know!