Volunteering at United Food Bank
United Food Bank has numerous volunteer opportunities. We are always looking for volunteers, either on a one-time basis or on a regular basis. UFB Volunteer Application and Waivers. 

For more information on volunteering, email our volunteer coordinator at volunteer@unitedfoodbank.org or call 480-398-4470.


AAFB Saturday at the Mesa Cannery

The Mesa Cannery supports the Association of Arizona Food Banks and and food banks like United Food Bank through food-packaging activities. The ability to take bulk items like beans, rice and pasta and turn it into quantities that can be distributed to families in need is an amazing help. On May 6th, The Cannery is hosting volunteers to package bulk food; shifts are available from 9:00 am – 11 am, and 11:00 am- 1:00 pm. To register, just call the Association of Arizona Food Banks at (602) 528-3434.

To register, just call the Association of Arizona Food Banks at (602) 528-3434.

Food Packaging

We can now package bulk pasta, rice and beans! We’ve received a big shipment and need your help to get it bagged up and ready.

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Food Donation Sorting

Work with a team of volunteers screening food for quality, sorting into multiple categories and packaging for shipment. Ages 12 and up. Volunteer Sign-ups Available Last week of April for the week of May 11th going forward.

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Court Ordered Community Service

If you need to do community service hours for a court-related matter, United Food Bank may be able to help you reach your hours. We are always looking for eager volunteers. If you need more information regarding court ordered service hours, please contact Krystina at kwanta@unitedfoodbank.org.

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Helping Hands

Volunteers assist with building emergency non-perishable food boxes for individuals and families. This opportunity is scheduled on an as-needed basis.

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Clerical Assistance

A clerical assistance volunteer works within the main office doing such clerical tasks as filing, typing letters and data entry. We especially need help stuffing envelopes now through the Holidays. A clerical volunteer can work Monday through Friday from 8am to 4pm.

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