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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 16, 2017

Calling all volunteers for this year's Santa Monica Pub Crawl on Saturday, December 16! We're just over one week away and we need your help to make it the best Pub Crawl yet. Volunteer shifts are from 3:45pm-9:30pm. Sign up here!

If you have any questions, or for more information please contact Aviva Kraus for details.

Holiday Volunteering

Want to help with the holidays? Please consider volunteering with these organizations to help with their holiday preparations!

Note: Westside Food Bank is not directly involved with these events. If you have questions, please contact them directly.

EventVenueDate/TimeContact information
Christmas Basket PreparationOneVoice, Santa MonicaThu, Dec 14, through Sun, Dec 17, 2017****(310) 458-9961
Christmas MealVenice Bible TabernacleMonday, December 25, 2017
(310) 821-6116

**** Please pre-register online for volunteering.

***** Volunteers needed from 10am-3pm.

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 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.

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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
Westside Food Bank is a 2017 California Nonprofit of the Year