Volunteer

Year Round Volunteer Opportunities

Food Runners

​Throughout the month, donated food must be picked up from donation bins around the county. This task generally requires 1 hour of service per month. Responsibilities include:

  • Pick up and transport donated food to respective pantries throughout the month.
  • Must be able to lift 15-20 lbs.

Administrative Assistant

Throughout the year, we need help in the office with administrative tasks. These tasks generally require a minimum of 1 hour of service per visit. This position has a flexible schedule, though consistency is essential. These tasks include:

  • Copying / Scanning
  • Data Entry
  • Filing / Alphabetizing
  • Removing Staples / Hole Punching
  • Other various tasks as needed

Summer Opportunities (May – August)

Delivery Drivers

Delivery Drivers transport packaged fresh produce in their vehicle to a summer feeding site once a week for ten weeks during the summer months. This task generally requires 1-2 hours of service per week. Responsibilities:

  • Transport fresh produce from the Blessings office to an assigned site.

Site Captain

Site Captains manage a summer feeding location once a week for ten weeks during the summer months. This task generally requires 2-4 hours of service per week. Responsibilities:

  • Transport needed material to the summer site; tables, tent, signs, etc.
  • Set up/ break down any necessary items.
  • Take attendance of participants.
  • Coordinate site volunteers.

Site Volunteer

Site Volunteers help load fresh packaged produce into participants’ vehicles once a week for ten weeks during the summer. This task generally requires 2 hours of service per week. Responsibilities:

  • To be cheerful and kind while interacting with participants.
  • Help load packages into participants’ vehicles.

School Year Opportunities (August – May)

Pantry Site Volunteer Positions

Delivery Volunteer Positions

Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

Several times a year we need help with preparing for fundraisers, transporting food and other various tasks. If you would like to be a Blessings’ volunteer but are unable to commit to a consistent day and time, this is the perfect job for you! Please sign up below to receive an e-mail each time we are in need of these volunteers.

Volunteering makes “cents”
Current Estimated National Value of Each Volunteer Hour is: $28.54
Last year’s volunteer value to our organization: $167,073.16