Lead Volunteer John Koch doesn’t mind spending his Saturday mornings in our warehouse. “It’s a really small thing to do that helps a lot. Coming in for a few hours on a Saturday can have a big impact,” he said.
Karen Long has been a Food Bank supporter for more than a decade, and she’s passionate about ending hunger in Alameda County. Through volunteering in our warehouse, answering calls on our Helpline, and donating regularly, Karen has found many ways
One evening in 2012, Joanne and her husband Richard were watching the news when a story came on saying the Food Bank needed volunteers. Being retired and looking for something to do, they signed up for a shift and started
Between working, running errands, and fulfilling other commitments, many people don't have a lot of time left over. Yet, more than 16,500 people in our community open their schedules and roll up their sleeves to support our community - the
Chiaki Treynor has only been volunteering at the Food Bank for a few months, but she's already leading teams of volunteers in our warehouse. "I liked the idea of working with new people and sharing the enthusiasm for the work