Volunteer Information

Volunteer Opportunties:

EVENT VOLUNTEERS
Reporting to the Events Facilitator Special Events volunteers will provide support in the planning and implementing of the Airdrie Food Banks events and activities with the goal of raising funds, food and awareness for the Airdrie Food Bank.  Duties may include:  Attend committee meetings; coordinate fundraising events; Assist with the tasks associated with Special Events (collections of food and cash donations selling tickets, dropping off and picking up material, collecting of silent auction items from businesses,etc.)

DRIVERS (5 Tonne Truck)
Reporting to the Warehouse Coordinator, drivers will be responsible for pickups and deliveries within Airdrie and surrounding area.  No special license required.  Schedule can be flexible.

WAREHOUSE RECEIVERS
Reporting to the Warehouse Coordinator volunteers will be responsible for unloading donations from donors vehicles, weighing donations and recording. Receivers move the donations to the proper storage areas and help organize food and pallets. Schedule can be flexible.

Volunteer Centre

If you are an exisiting volunteer wishing to login or a new volunteer ready to sign up, please go to:

Volunteer Centre

Group Volunteering

To have your group or team volunteer at the Airdrie Food Bank pleaseĀ here

Please print and take the following document to your Group Voluteering Session: Group Voluteering Sign in Sheet


On-going Opportunities

The Airdrie Food Bank is only able to provide services and programs to the community because of the involvement of a dedicated volunteer team. These loyal supporters engage in tasks covering all levels of operation such as:


Qualifications to Volunteer:

If you would like more information about our volunteer program, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at
403-948-0063 or volunteers@airdriefoodbank.com.

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Volunteer Hours

As the need for our services grows, the need for volunteers increases as well. The following shows the number of hours volunteers served over the last few years.

 

Year
Volunteer
Hours
2007
3,291
2008
4,105
2009
6,551
2010
7,390
2011
7,931
2012
10,675
2013
10,875
2014
10,912
2015
10,756
2016
17,207
2017
18,778


The world is hugged by the faithful arms of volunteers
~Terri Guillemets

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