We appreciate your interest in volunteering! Our Volunteer Registration Calendar lists all open shifts for the next 6 months. Shifts that do NOT appear during that time frame have been closed to additional registrations. If you have any questions or registration issues, please contact one of our Schedulers listed below.
If you would like to register a Group of 30 or more volunteers, please contact one of our schedulers listed below:
CORPORATE GROUP REGISTRATIONS: Please contact email@example.com
SCHOOL/YOUTH GROUP REGISTRATIONS: SCHOOL/YOUTH GROUPS ARE SCHEDULED ON MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS - Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
FAMILY, COMMUNITY AND ALL OTHER GROUP REGISTRATIONS: Please contact email@example.com
UPCOMING HOLIDAY SCHEDULE - We will be closed in observance of the following:
Christmas - Friday, December 23 thru Monday, December 26
New Year's Day - Monday, January 2
SHIFTS OF INTEREST:
Monday, December 5 through Saturday December 10 - Help neighbors in need receive a holiday box of food by volunteering for the Phone Bank - Share Your Holidays volunteer shifts. Volunteers will register clients by phone and help tens of thousands of people access the food they need over the holidays.
Monday, December 19 6pm-9pm - Grow your heart three sizes by joining us for a short volunteer shift followed by a special Holiday Storytime Reading of Dr. Seuss' "How the Grinch Stole Christmas." Lauren McDonald, from The Humphreys School of Musical Theatre, will bring the classic holiday story to life with an animated reading that's sure to melt your heart.
Tuesday, December 20 1pm-4pm - Join us for our Ugly Sweater Volunteer Party and enjoy holiday treats after your volunteer shift. The Ugly Sweater Volunteer Party will judge sweaters based on the following criteria: Ugliest Holiday Sweater, Texas Tacky Sweater, Most Creative Sweater, Funniest Holiday Sweater and Cutest Holiday Sweater.
Monday, January 16 9am-12pm, 1pm-4pm and 6pm-9pm - Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service
Wednesday, February 8 6pm-9pm - Please join us and volunteer at Boy Scout Night to further help the Boy Scout of America's commitment to fighting hunger in our community! Boy Scouts that participate are eligible to earn a "Scouting for Food" Badge.
To view the complete list of special shifts and activities at the Houston Food Bank, please visit our Events Calendar.