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Have time to spare?  Westside Food Bank could use you! Please also consider participating in our annual Hunger Walk! 

Santa Monica Pub Crawl - Saturday, Dec 10, 2016

Sign up to Volunteer for the 8th Annual Pub Crawl!

Westside Food Bank is seeking Santa's Elves' 21 & over to help check people in at the 8th Annual Santa Monica Pub Crawl on Saturday, December 10, 2016. Over 5,000 people are expected to dress in holiday costumes to make their way along a pub crawl that includes several bars and restaurants in Santa Monica. If you have any questions, or for more information please contact Michael Girsback for details.

Please fill out this form to sign up for a volunteer shift. Volunteers are encouraged to dress in holiday costumes and/or festive holiday gear.

Occasional - Food Sorting

(Food Bank Warehouse in Santa Monica, various times)                      

Food sorting involves coming to our warehouse to organize and box food that we have received during food drives.  All ages from 5 years old and up can participate. (Great family-friendly service opportunity)  E-mail Allison Griffith and she will let you know about upcoming food sorting events which usually take place during afternoons, weekends and evenings.

Occasional - Office Volunteering

(Food Bank Office in Santa Monica, weekdays)

Office volunteering involves coming to our office to help with various office related tasks. We can use volunteers on an occasional or longer-term basis. Volunteers should at least be familiar with Microsoft Word and basic computer operations. Currently, we could use volunteers to assist with the following:

  • Preparation of mailings and thank-you letters
  • Filing, copying and other routine office tasks
  • Data Entry
  • Scanning documents into our document management system

Please e-mail or telephone Allison Griffith to discuss office volunteering opportunities.

Social Media & Marketing Volunteering

A Social Media & Marketing volunteer is needed for The Sugar & Stilettos Charitable Foundation's Mother's Day Challenge benefiting Westside Food Bank. This is an ongoing opportunity for someone 21 years or older, who can help from February-May. Visit the VolunteerMatch posting for more details.

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Westside Food Bank
1710 22nd St.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Phone:(310) 828-6016
Fax:(310) 828-2646
Tax ID: 95-3685875