Volunteers are Heroes in limitless ways...
Ending hunger in America depends on the volunteer work of literally millions of Americans who know that they can make a difference. Some volunteers come once, some a few times a year, and still others are here almost every day.
The Food Bank staff is available to work with groups after hours or on Saturdays. Please call (318) 445-2773 to schedule a time and volunteer opportunity for your group. For additional information or to schedule a time to volunteer, please email our volunteer coordinator, Carole Stafford, at .
The Food Bank also welcomes individual volunteers to join in the fight against hunger. A special skill or a willing heart is always accepted. Please call us at (318) 445-2773 or email our volunteer coordinator, Carole Stafford, at for more information on how to become a volunteer.
Here are some of the many ways in which you can get involved:
Help tutor children who come to the local Kids Cafe for a hot meal.
Help repackage donated food for use at food pantries and emergency shelters.
Assist with office work, mail-outs, and fundraisers.
Deliver food boxes to home-bound elderly.
Bring youth groups to the Food Bank to help sort salvaged food and make food boxes.
Work with businesses and organizations in the community to donate to the Food Bank by sponsoring food drives and raising funds.
Volunteer to harvest food at the demonstration garden at the Food Bank.