Get Involved – Volunteer

Volunteer Board Member Position is currently available:

Barrie Food Bank is seeking a committed volunteer Board Member to join our passionate, dynamic Board of Directors. We encourage applicants from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives and lived experiences to reflect our diverse community, clientele, and stakeholders. This member will support Barrie Food Bank’s work and mission and guide its governance responsibilities.
Interested candidates please click the link below.

Volunteer Board Member Posting  (click here)

Volunteer Opportunities

The Food Bank has more than 105+ regular volunteers. Volunteers are critical to the success of the food bank, each year community members volunteer thousands of hours and in many capacities such as, collecting food from the community, sorting food donations, stocking shelves, serving clients and delivering food to those without access.. Without these volunteers the food bank would not be able to operate as smooth as it does. We say thank you for your dedication and for giving of your time to such a worthy cause and for helping the food bank move towards its vision of “A Community Where No One is Hungry”

If you would like to join our team of volunteers and can commit to, a 3-hour shift a once a week, we do have warehouse positions available.

Shifts for volunteering are:

Monday – Friday –  8:30-11:00am (Warehouse roles)

Monday, Wednesday, Friday –  1:00-3:30pm (Client Intake, Cart Preparation)

Thursday –  1:00-4:00pm, 4:00-7:00pm (Client Intake, Cart Preparation)

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Hours of Operation

Food Support                                          Monday, Wednesday and Friday                1:00pm to 3:30pm                                    Thursday from 1:00pm to 7:00pm


Office Hours                                              Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:00pm         Thursday from 8:30am to 7:00pm