We need help bringing food into the pantry and stocking shelves! Stocking is crucial for ensuring our pantry guests have access to the food they need. Help is needed on Fridays between 3:00 to 4:30 PM. Duties include:

  • Stocking shelves on our dry goods shelves, or in the cooler and freezer,
  • Help receive donations
  • Sort donated produce, dry goods, and frozen products

Essential Duties, Responsibilities, and Requirements:

  • Bending, lifting, reaching, grabbing, pushing, stepping up (on step ladder), standing
  • Ability to visually read Best-By dates on products and sort food by date
  • Visually inspect product for quality and safety and discard unsafe donations
  • Be courteous and personable when dealing with the public
  • Be self-directed and detail-oriented
  • Lift 40 pounds
  • Comfortable working in a variety of environments, including cooler and freezer

 

On Saturdays between 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM we pick up donated food from the Sun Prairie Farmers Market. We call it Harvest for Hunger Relief. Duties include:

  • Picking up crates from the pantry
  • Delivering empty crates to the farmers market manager
  • Returning full crates to the pantry
  • Making sure fresh items are properly stored so clients can access them throughout the week.

Essential Duties, Responsibilities, and Requirements:

  • Bending, lifting, reaching, grabbing, standing
  • Have a working cell phone
  • Must be dependable and punctual
  • Be courteous and personable when dealing with the public
  • Be self-directed and detail-oriented
  • Lift 40 pounds
  • Comfortable working in a variety of environments, including poor weather (if the market is open)

Ready to get started? Click below to fill out our volunteer interest form.