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Volunteers are the life blood of foodbanks. Your skills could be just what we need.

There are thousands of volunteers across the UK, helping The Trussell Trust Foodbank Network get emergency food to people in crisis.

PLEASE NOTE: WE HAVE CURRENTLY PAUSED VOLUNTEER APPLICATION PROCESSING UNTIL MID SEPTEMBER 2019 DUE TO SUMMER STAFF SHORTAGES – we’d be delighted to receive any applications for the roles below but there will be a delay in our response, please don’t think we don’t want you!


URGENT: Van drivers needed

We are looking for drivers who can collect donations from around the city in our Foodbank van, most urgently on Wednesdays.  Email us for more information or download our  application form.


Volunteers at our distribution centres needed

We are looking for volunteers who are able to help at our distribution centres, especially our new Hawksworth Wood centre.

There are a range of different roles you could get involved in at the centres – meeter and greeter (making initial contact with clients and welcoming them to centre); signposter (doing main work with clients and signposting them to organisations that can help); packer (packing bags) and help in the kitchen (making drinks etc). 

For more information, please email us or download our  application form.


New collaboration with Leeds United Football Club needs Volunteers

Leeds United Supporters’ Trust are proud to announce that they have been working with the Leeds North & West Foodbank, along with the Leeds South & East Foodbank, in setting up a new food collection point for ongoing home games in conjunction with Leeds United. We need volunteers at the home games to help collect and manage donations in what is an exciting new collaboration.  Email us for more information or download our  application form


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