Volunteer Department Assistance

Next date is Tuesday, August 16th, 2022 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm (ET)
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About

The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia Volunteer Department functions on a needs-basis for our distribution program. As needs change and evolve on an almost daily occasion, the Volunteer Department assists the Food Bank in any area of need. Volunteers who sign for this position are offering any assistance that the Volunteer Department needs.


Responsibilities:

Some examples of potential projects include:
  • Bagging Events
  • Building orders and stocking product on pallets
  • Processing donations/Agency Shopping Assistance
  • Moving/Stocking product
  • Setting up for events
  • Cleaning Tasks
Tasks could require standing for the duration of the event, lifting up to 35 pounds, and repetitive motions.

As a reminder, we do not offer community service hours for volunteer work.

First-time volunteers should always review our Volunteer Page to review any updates and Covid-19 regulations, as well as to read through our Volunteer Handbook, which covers instructions for events, dress code, programs, and submit our New Volunteer Survey.

Having issues with GivePulse? Read through our GivePulse FAQ Guide to find information on our volunteer software system, including registering and unregistering from events, editing your account information, and more!

If you are looking to donate to the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia, please click here.
Positions
222 Remaining
Registration
Registration Opened
Registration Closes
1 hour before each start date or when space runs out.
Age Limit
18 and up
Requirements
Other
Requirement Details

Please review our Covid-19 regulations and age restrictions available on our Volunteer Page

Volunteers must wear close-toed shoes at all volunteer events and follow the dress code, listed in our Volunteer Handbook. Volunteers not in dress-code will not be designated hours or permitted to volunteer.

FIRST-TIME VOLUNTEERS: PLEASE FINISH OUR "NEW VOLUNTEER SURVEY" AND REVIEW OUR VOLUNTEER HANDBOOK BEFORE ATTENDING EVENTS.

Parking Details
We encourage volunteers to carpool when possible as parking at our facility is limited. Volunteers may park in any available parking spot. Please ring the doorbell at the orange door to be greeted by Volunteer Department staff into our volunteer center.

If no parking spot is available, please ask Reception or Volunteer Department staff to designate additional parking.

Our Athens facility is located at 861 Newton Bridge Road, Athens, GA, 30607.
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