Volunteering at the Foodbank

The Food Bank of El Dorado County is lucky to have many compassionate people who serve as volunteers. Our Volunteers donate thousands of hours each month. This group comes together for one common cause, which is to help others in thier communities. Food Bank Volunteers are the life blood of our organization.

We have many Volunteer positions at the Food Bank of El Dorado County.

Volunteer in the Warehouse, in our Administrative Offices or in the community.


• Help coordinate a food drive

• Help with special events

• Help at a food distribution site

• Help sort donated food

• Help to answer phones

• Help with Data entry/Computer support

• Help Transport donated foods

• Help with a fundraiser

Are you a member of a local Community Service Organization or any other group that would like to help? The Food Bank would love to send a representative to speak to your group about working together to help others in your community.

Become an ambassador. Help the Food Bank educate the community about local hunger and our plan to put an end to it.

To obtain more information on current volunteer opportunities, please contact the Food Bank’s Volunteer Coordinator at (530) 621-9950 or email at: volunteer@foodbankedc.org.  

Contact us today! We look forward to working with Volunteers throughout El Dorado County.

Join the team helping to fight local hunger by volunteering a few hours per week in one of the following jobs at our Cameron Park location. All positions are week days. Pick a day or volunteer for our call-in pool.


Help sort and load food 9-3 Mon-Fri. No heavy lifting.

Bagging is usually done on the first Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday of each month, from 9am-12pm each day.


Answer phones and perform various administrative tasks. Help needed 9-4 Mon-Fri (computer knowledge is NOT required).

Food Collection

With a staff member help collect donated food from grocery stores. 6:30am-10:30am.

Truck Driver

Drive our truck to food distribution sites and help conduct the distribution. 9:00am-2:00pm approx.

To volunteer, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at (530) 621-9950 or email at: volunteer@foodbankedc.org.

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