Volunteering

Volunteer Spotlight: Chicken Baggers

February 24, 12:16 am

This month we want to recognize some volunteers who work hard and tell good jokes while doing it: chicken baggers!  Every Wednesday evening and Thursday afternoon, a brave group of…

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Volunteer Spotlight – Teen Bagging Night

February 24, 12:16 am

AFAC offers opportunities for teens aged 14+ to volunteer without a parent in our warehouse. However, it is often hard for teens to find open spots on our online calendar…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Home Deliveries

February 24, 12:16 am

Our home delivery program started from the pandemic when we recognized that some of our most vulnerable clients would be better served from getting groceries delivered to their homes rather…

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Upcoming Check-in Volunteer Opportunity

February 24, 12:16 am

**This need has been filled** Two of our off-sites are looking for reliable and friendly check-in volunteers for their AFAC distributions. One is in the Ballston area (Fridays 11:15-2:30) and…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Drivers’ Assistants

February 24, 12:16 am

AFAC’s drivers are constantly busy picking up and dropping off food throughout the day from off-site distributions and grocery stores.  Off-sites with a larger client base require more help from…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Food Drive Pick-up Volunteers

February 24, 12:16 am

This month, we are highlighting our Food Drive Pick-up Volunteers. In the fall, lots of people and businesses hold food drives for AFAC, which is wonderful! If you are interested…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Gleaning

February 24, 12:16 am

From April through November, AFAC sends volunteers gleaning at local farms. So far this year, we have gleaned at JK Community Farm and Clines Farm, but the season isn’t over…

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Home Delivery Packers Needed

February 24, 12:16 am

AFAC has a robust home delivery program and we pack groceries four days a week for approximately 120 clients. Each client gets a certain quantity of food with some variation…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Summer Teens

February 24, 12:16 am

Every summer, we have a lot of teenagers who want to help out at AFAC. This year, over 50 teens volunteered as part of our Summer Teen Program. Summer Teens…

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