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.
New Warehouse team and Afternoon Van drivers needed
We are setting up new afternoon teams in our warehouse in the run up to Harvest and Christmas and are now looking for drivers who can collect donations from around the city in our Foodbank van, and people who are willing to sort and stack donations in the warehouse.
Warehouse volunteers are required 1-3 pm Mondays Tuesdays Wednesdays and Thursdays
Van Drivers and Drivers Mates are required 1-3 pm Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays.
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).
Collaboration with Leeds United Football Club needs Volunteers
Leeds United Supporters’ Trust are proud to have been working with the Leeds North & West Foodbank, along with the Leeds South & East Foodbank, in setting up a 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.