Application form for adult volunteers.
If you need to fulfill court-related volunteer hours or have been sentenced to perform community service for a misdemeanour or legal violation, please get in touch with our Volunteer Coordinator.
Application form for special program volunteers and their support workers.
Application form for minor volunteers. Please know that youth age sixteen (16) or older can volunteer independently. 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.
Volunteers' hours can vary during business hours.
Events + gardening projects can run evenings and weekends.
Our volunteer onboarding is currently closed and will re-opEned on July 1st
Be part of a dynamic team:
Front Desk - Under the direction of the Client Intake Manager, this role's primary responsibility is to provide support and food to clients utilizing the Food Pantry Program. Responsible for answering phones, assisting walk-in clients and stocking the food pantry.
Hampers - Building food hampers following Canada's Food Guide. Information is provided for each hamper providing details about the time of the hamper, family information and food restrictions/allergies.
Hamper Runner - Deliver pre-made hampers, in carts, to clients arriving at the food bank.
Hamper Delivery - Deliver pre-made hampers to families in Airdrie using your vehicle.
Transport Driver – Help feed those in need. Using the Airdrie Food Bank truck drivers pick up donations at various locations in Airdrie and the surrounding area (e.g. grocery stores, bakeries and other businesses). Special License not required.
Driver – Using the Airdrie Food Bank van or your vehicle, you will be responsible for picking up donations at various stores in Airdrie.
Repackaging - Help feed those in need in our community. Volunteers are responsible for repackaging donated produce, bakery, tea, etc.
School Programs - Do you enjoy spending time with children and want to make a positive difference in a child's life? Our school nutrition programs provide breakfasts, snacks and lunches to Airdrie schools.
Warehouse Support - Your tasks will vary depending on the warehouse operations and the food donated. Duties may include; food rotation, sorting produce and other bulk food items, cardboard compacting, shelf stocking and warehouse clean up.