Opportunity Details

Mobile Food Pantry Volunteer

Feeding South Dakota is the only food banking organization in the state. Feeding South Dakota’s Mobile Food Pantry volunteers travel with staff to distribute free food to individuals and families in need in rural South Dakota. The items distributed by the Mobile Food Pantry supplement the work of partner pantries, shelters and meal sites operating in fixed locations. The type of food distributed varies depending on what is available at the current time. Volunteers will leave in the morning with a driver and return in the afternoon or meet staff at the distribution locations. Comfortable clothes and closed-toe shoes are required.

  • Ride with team members to deliver food, help pick up or unload product
  • Assist distribution center staff with loading and unloading trucks
  • Lift 20-30 lb bags or boxes of food at a time
  • Greet members of the public in a friendly, respectful manner

Time commitment: Shifts are weekdays, Monday through Friday and hours vary depending on distribution location.

Location: Feeding South Dakota, 4701 N Westport Ave, Sioux Falls

Qualifications and requirements: Must be at least 18 years old. Must be able to lift 10-30 pounds.

Benefits: You can make a difference in the lives of thousands of people who are food-insecure in South Dakota by helping us fulfill the mission to end hunger.

How to register as a volunteer/schedule a volunteer shift/contact information: Visit our volunteer calendar at https://feedingsouthdakota.volunteermatrix.com/-sf to register as a volunteer and see available volunteer dates.

For more information, contact Megan Myers at 605-335-0364 or megan.myers@feedingsouthdakota.org and reference "Mobile Food Pantry Volunteer"

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Hunger & Homelessness, Family Services
Families, Low-income communities, People with Disabilities

Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+, Court Ordered Volunteer - Allowed

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