2019 volunteer hours!

 

At this time we are accepting applications fOR:

 transport drivers of the 5 tonne truck and special event volunteers

Volunteer Descriptions

Special Events


Assist with fundraising events and tasks associated with special events.

Must be available evenings and weekends




Transport Drivers for 5 tonne Truck


Pick up food donations from various locations in Airdrie and surrounding area. Drivers will need to pass our safety inspection and be approved by Warehouse Coordinator. Must be available during office hours.




Breakfast Club


Do you enjoy spending time with children and want to make a positive difference in the life of a child? The Breakfast Program consists of serving breakfast and supervising children from Kindergarten to grade 5 from 7:00 to 8:15am every school day morning. When applying please note days available.




Warehouse Receivers


Warehouse Receivers assist Warehouse staff with unloading, weighing, recording, and organizing food and pallets. May be required to operate warehouse equipment. Must be available during office hours. Schedule can be flexible.




Qualifications for Volunteering


Age sixteen (16) or older.

  • Young adults ages eleven (11) through fifteen (15) may volunteer with an adult guardian.
  • Children ages ten (10) and under are not permitted to volunteer due to safety concerns and liability reasons.




On-Going Opportunities


The Airdrie Food Bank is only able to provide services and programs to the community with the involvement of a dedicated volunteer team covering all levels of operation such as:

  • Grocery: fill hampers, sort groceries, clean/straighten, load/unload
  • Board: chair, secretarial, financial, public relations, committee work, recruitment
  • Clerical: phoning, mailing, filing, computerized tasks, record stats
  • Special Events: organizer, information table, registration
  • Driver: weekly pickups, monthly pickups, occasional pickups
  • Team Leader: attend training workshop, work with clients, phone/inform team
  • Other: recycling, maintenance, carpentry, seasonal yard work, janitorial and cleaning
  • Breakfast Program: help with before-school breakfast program at an elementary school




Group Volunteering


To have your group or team volunteer at the Airdrie Food Bank please fill out our Group Volunteering Request Form.
Please print and take the Group Volunteering Sign Up Sheet to your Session Group





Questions?

Still have a few questions about volunteering? Having difficulty with the online application? We're here to help!

Contact Carolyn, our Volunteer Coordinator, at 403-948-0063 or volunteers@airdriefoodbank.com

Your Help in Collecting Food For Those in Need Helps us Build a Stronger Community

Neighbours helping neighbours

  • Black Facebook Icon
  • Black Instagram Icon
  • Black Twitter Icon
  • LinkedIn - Black Circle
  • Instagram - Black Circle
  • Black YouTube Icon

Address: 20 East Lake Way
Airdrie, AB T4A 2J3
(we are located on Airdrie's east side, across the street from Kal Tire)

​ 

Phone: 403-948-0063

Fax:      403-948-9332

Email:   info@airdriefoodbank.com

​ 

Hampers - By appt only

Tues - Thurs - Friday 12:00 - 3:30 pm

Wednesday 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

 

Bread & Extras

Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday - 8:30 am to 8:00 pm

we are proud members of

rsz_alberta_food_banks_logo.png
512px-Food_Banks_Canada_logo.svg.png

Charitable Number

88836 4262 RR0001

​ 

© 2020 by Airdrie Food Bank