Food Bank Volunteer Needs

Volunteers are needed to sort, inspect, and clean salvaged donated product or package pre-sorted product into case quantity. Volunteers must be able to stand for long periods of time, be able to lift a minimum of 10 pounds, MUST wear closed-toe shoes or boots and be able to withstand warm temperatures, as our warehouse is not air-conditioned. Volunteers are welcomed after work or after school in addition to the following date and times. 

Mid-South Food Bank needs volunteer groups of 30 or more volunteers for Saturday, October 29 and Saturday, December 10. Saturday sorts begin at 9:00 am and end at noon.

Volunteer groups of all sizes are needed for the following week days:

Wednesday Nov. 2 9:00 am – Noon
Wednesday Nov. 2 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Tuesday Nov. 8 9:00 am – Noon
Tuesday Nov. 8 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Wednesday Nov. 9 9:00 am – Noon
Wednesday Nov. 9 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Thursday Nov. 10 9:00 am – Noon
Thursday Nov. 10 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Tuesday Nov. 22 9:00 am – Noon
Tuesday Nov. 22 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Monday Nov. 28 9:00 am – Noon
Monday Nov. 28 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Tuesday Nov. 29 9:00 am – Noon
Tuesday Nov. 29 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Wednesday Nov. 30 9:00 am – Noon
Wednesday Nov. 30 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Monday Dec. 5 9:00 am – Noon
Monday Dec. 5 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Monday Dec. 12 9:00 am – Noon
Monday Dec. 12 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Tuesday Dec. 13 9:00 am – Noon
Tuesday Dec. 13 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Wednesday Dec. 14 9:00 am – Noon
Wednesday Dec. 14 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Volunteers needed once a month at night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Tentative dates are: 10/27, 11/17, and 12/15.

Pantry Volunteer Needs
Volunteers are needed in our pantry on Fridays to stock the shelves. Volunteers must be able to stand for long periods of time, MUST wear closed-toe shoes or boots. The volunteer hours are 8:30 am until noon.

To volunteer, contact Paula Rushing at 901.373.0400.