There are a variety of volunteer jobs available with various levels of social engagement. 


Stop by any weekday

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

or​ on the 3rd Tuesday each month from 5:30 pm – 8:15 pm​​

Variety of Jobs Available​​

  • ​Sorting Food
  • Greeting Guests
  • Restocking the Food Line
  • Breaking Down Bulk Items
  • Sorting Produce
  • Unloading Trucks
  • Office Filing

If you are interested in volunteering for special events or projects held outside the food bank, such as the popular Letter Carrier's Food Drive, please email us. 

​During the summer, we need volunteers to help with our Summer Meals Program to prepare lunches and snacks that are delivered to sites around the community for hungry children. If you are interested, drop by any weekday at 9 AM during the summer. 

Looking to Give Back to Your Community?

  • ​One volunteer to help on the food distribution line each Friday morning
  • Drivers for our food bank vehicles

​​22225 9th Avenue South Des Moines WA 98198 US              206-878-2660  

Contact Us

Seeking A Regular Volunteer Opportunity?

We do accept some volunteers who need to fulfill court ordered community service hours. Please contact us for more information.

Current Volunteer Needs: 

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