This requires permission from the grocery store or business. Please contact the Food Bank if you would like to hold a food drive/canister shake. This is a good opportunity for school children, scouts, and large groups.

Age:  There is no minimum age; however children must be supervised by adults.

Volunteer Hours:  Saturday or Sunday, usually working in shifts. It usually takes between 5-6 hours for a successful food drive/canister shake.

Tasks include:

  • Standing at entrance and exit of grocery store
  • Distribute Food Bank “Grocery Lists” and ask customers to donate food
  • Ask customers to donate cash to support the Food Bank
  • Delivering food to Food Bank or arranging for the Food Bank van to pick up the donations