Volunteering at the Arkansas Foodbank is a fantastic way to engage employees through team-building and service. Corporate volunteer project opportunities are available during the weekday and on select Saturdays. Tours of our warehouse and volunteer center are also available upon request.
Food Sorting: Sort and process donated food items and fresh produce for distribution to our agency partners and clients throughout our 33-county service area.
Senior Box Packing: Pack boxes of nutritious food to be distributed to seniors in need for our Food Seniors Program.
Backpack Packing: Prepare backpack kits for hungry children to be distributed to our school partners for our Food For Kids Program.
Mobile Distributions: Travel with Arkansas Foodbank staff to various locations in our coverage area and help distribute food to hungry residents in need.
Additional Information about signing up to be a volunteer:
Corporate Group Volunteers: Corporate Group leaders can sign up a group of volunteers from their organization for service events. Group leaders will need leadership team access level before they can add volunteers to their groups in CERVIS. Please complete a volunteer group request form by clicking the link. Once you complete the form it will submitted to the Volunteer Coordinator to determine approval and leadership team access.
Volunteer Age Restrictions: Volunteers must be at least eight (8) years of age to work in our warehouse. Volunteers 8-15 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Volunteers 16-18 years old do not require an adult to accompany them to volunteer in our warehouse.
Ready to volunteer?! Click here to fill out a Group Project Request Form.