I Want to Volunteer

Volunteers provide 100% of the hours needed to achieve the mission of the
Auburn Interfaith Food Closet.

See below for all available volunteer opportunities.

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3 Easy Steps to Volunteer


Review the Volunteer Opportunities below. There is something for everyone.

Warehouse volunteer

Bag, sort and stock food for guests.

Front Desk

Register guests at the front desk. Customer service and computer skills required.


Pick up food from stores or residential gardens using your pickup truck and deliver it to the Food Closet.

team leader

Take responsibility for leading a small group of volunteers in daily warehouse operations.

committee member

Serve on a committee to achieve goals of collecting food and raising money.


Perform office tasks, and/or assist with computer needs, which may include word processing, data entry, graphic design, Excel spreadsheets, or QuickBooks.

board member

Use your talents and skills to provide oversight to the Food Closet.
Contact us to learn more about becoming a board member.

group volunteers

Groups of all kinds – faith-based, corporate, service clubs, sports teams, friends, and so forth are encouraged to volunteer.
Contact us to learn more about how your group can contribute.

special event volunteer

With your help, we conduct special events throughout the year to achieve our goals.
Contact us to learn more about how your group can contribute.

youth volunteer programs

Download the 2023 Youth Program PDF to learn more.


Complete the Volunteer Application 1 of 2 ways

Complete our convenient online form

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Download, complete and mail to the address on the form


Complete Auburn Interfaith Food Closet Initial Volunteer Training

This training is required of all new AIFC volunteers prior to placement.  The training may be completed on your computer (not your mobile) or by coming into the Food Closet.  Once the training is completed and received by the AIFC Volunteer Coordinator, you will be contacted about potential placement.

AIFC Initial Volunteer Training

We thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Auburn Interfaith Food Closet. Your help is greatly appreciated.