Volunteers Needed (Long-term): Fresh Food Initiative

Job Title:  Volunteer (long-term), Fresh Food Initiative

Positions are currently filled.

This a great opportunity to get involved in the organization and contribute to the development of the new Fresh Food Initiative.

Location: The Kanata Food Cupboard Main Site, 20 Young Road, St. Paul’s Anglican Church

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Be on location to receive deliveries of fresh foods
  • Confirm quantity and quality of delivered goods
  • Assist with unloading of product and stocking the fridge and freezers with the product
  • Rotating stock as required
  • Keeping the fridges and freezer clean
  • Reporting any issues or concerns to the Coordinator


  • Ability to do some lifting

Reports To: Volunteer Coordinator at the Kanata Food Cupboard

Time Commitment:  Once a week either Monday or Thursday for 1-2 hours

Qualifications: Pleasant manner, patience, dependability, problem-solving ability, and a sense of humour!

Support: Training will be provided by Kanata Food Cupboard Volunteer Coordinator or current Fresh Food Volunteer

Dress Code: Casual, seasonal, comfortable; close-toed shoes required (steel-toed shoes/boots are recommended)

How To Apply: Email the Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer@kanatafoodcupboard.ca