Together, volunteers donated about 75,000 hours of time last year – the equivalent of about 38 full-time staff. We could not provide support to 27,000 people each week without our amazing volunteers.
How to Volunteer
If you have read through our requirements and are interested in volunteering with the Greater Vancouver Food Bank, please fill out our volunteer application and take a look at our volunteer opportunities. If you are under 19 please, please fill out a consent form and email it to Jeanne Dayton, Volunteer Program Coordinator: [email protected]
Group Food Sorts
Group food sorts help ensure that the food that comes into the Food Bank is sorted appropriately and shared with our members. Food Sorts provide groups with the opportunity for team building, along with an orientation of what we do.
Danny Welsh Volunteer of the Year Award
The Danny Welsh Volunteer of the Year Award is an annual award presented to one volunteer who represents dedication and commitment to the Greater Vancouver Food Bank.