Volunteer

Share in food. Share in community. Fresh Food Recovery is our program where we are able to divert fresh food from landfills and feed people who are hungry.

Youth Mentoring Program – Become a Volunteer

The Youth Mentoring Program pairs volunteer adult mentors with individual youth to participate in recreation activities. As a result, new and lasting relationships help youth foster a positive sense of identity and connection.

The Youth Mentoring Program provides opportunities for:

  • Youth to build meaningful relationships with caring adults
  • Youth to develop a positive sense of identity
  • Youth to take part in activities that they enjoy

Get Connected if you would like more information about becoming a Volunteer Mentor.

Food Program – Become a Volunteer

Volunteers in this role will be helping in three ways:

Sorter
Volunteers in this role will sort the fresh food that comes in each morning. The fresh food that we receive each day has to be sorted into three categories: food that our guests can use, food for the animals, and food for compost.

This position requires minimal lifting.

Weigher
All fresh food that we receive needs to be tracked. Volunteers in this role will weigh all incoming Fresh Food Recovery and record data into an app.

This positions requires you to lift 10-50 lbs/box.

Cleaning Crew
Volunteers in this role will be tasked with making sure cleanliness is maintained throughout the shift. Duties will be include washing totes, organizing bins, and other cleaning duties.

Sign up and you will be contacted with availability and follow up requirements, including a criminal record check.

Thank you for your interest in applying for the Food Bank!

We are so thankful to have enough individuals volunteering regularly to fill our current positions.

If you are interested in volunteering either on a commital or casual basis, please email Hannah at hwhitney@community-connections.ca

Connecting Community

We're here for you! For more information or to speak with someone, please call 250-837-2920, visit the office or e-mail us.

Main Office

Box 2880, 314 Second St East,
Revelstoke, BC V0E 2S0

Hours
Mon to Thurs 8.30am - 4.30pm
Friday 8.30am - 12.30pm

Outreach Building

Box 2880, 416 Second St West
Revelstoke, BC V0E 2S0

Outreach Hours

Food Pick Up
Mon  11am - 12pm
Wed 5pm - 6pm
Fri  11am - 12pm

Drop In
Mon 10am - 1pm
Wed 3pm - 6pm
Friday 10am - 1pm

Contact Us

Phone: 250 837 2920
Fax: 250 837 2909
info@community-connections.ca