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About the Position
Position #: 15884
OrganizationFood Bank of Waterloo Region
Position: Events Crew - Food and Fund Drives
Location: volunteer office: 50 Alpine Court, Kitchener
Impact Statement: Volunteers are our most valuable resource and an integral part of fighting hunger in our community. Each year, our volunteers contribute time equivalent of 12 full time staff!
Description: The Food Bank events volunteers are the face of The Food Bank to the public during community events.

The Food Bank of Waterloo Region is privileged to be a part of such a great community and we are seeking volunteers who are willing to engage with the public, helping them understand the importance and value of their food and fund donations.

This is a great opportunity for someone with excellent interpersonal skills who would like to learn more about The Food Bank and its operations.
Requirements: Physical Demand, Work Without Supervision
Training Details: Training to be provided.
Working Conditions: Indoors, outdoors, all sorts of weather. Lots of time standing, walking and some heavy lifting (up to 40 lbs) when assisting with setup and accepting donations of food.
Duration: 4 - 6 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime, Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime, Weekend - Evening
Time Detail: Flexible shifts ranging 3-5 hours per event, depending on time of year and work load. Shifts are generally during the evenings and weekends, but can take place during regular business hours.
Special Event End Date: 2005-01-01
Age: 16+
Ideal for: An Individual, A Group
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Events/Fundraising, Food/Hospitality, Special Events
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Verbal Communication, Problem Solving, Accountability
How to Apply
Application Link:
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Lindsay Irvine
Phone: 519-743-5576 Ext. 334
Address: 50 Alpine Court Kitchener, N2E 2M7


Volunteer Action Centre
151 Frederick Street, Suite 500
Kitchener ON N2H 2M2

Phone: 519 742 8610
Fax: 519 742 0559

Monday - Thursday
9 am - 4 pm
Friday: 9 am - 12 pm