St. Mary’s Food Bank Alliance distributes 45,000 Emergency Food Boxes, at no cost, to individuals and families in need each month. A majority of those receiving Emergency Food Boxes includes the elderly, children, working families and the homeless.

Possible jobs include checking in clients, loading carts with emergency food boxes and donated food, and assisting with overall program flow.

INDIVIDUAL volunteers can also register for open shifts at https://volunteer.firstfoodbank.org/calendar

We offer shifts Monday - Friday between the hours of 8:30 - 4:30 pm.

Shifts are flexible per request and according to staffing needs - please contact the Volunteer Engagement Team at 602-343-3128 to learn more

St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance
Knight Transportation Community Services Center
3131 W. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85017

- 16 years old
- Youth 12-15 years old may volunteer with an adult present. Please contact the opportunity leaderdirectly to sign up. No online registration required for minors.


VOLUNTEER PARKING IS LIMITED. PLEASE CARPOOL AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE! Additional parking located at 3020 W. Windsor Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85009


The comfort and safety of volunteers is very important to St. Mary's Food Bank. Due to health codes and safety reasons, a strict dress code is in effect.

In order to participate, volunteers MUST wear:

  • Closed-toed shoes (Sneakers suggested)
  • Gloves and proper safety equipment
  • Shirts with sleeves (Short or long sleeve - No tank tops, spaghetti straps, midriff or low-cut tops)
  • Pants, jeans or workout attire

Please leave valuables, purses or backpacks in your vehicle for your safety and security.


This opportunity starts on Sept. 9, 2019, 10:30 a.m. and ends Sept. 1, 2020, 1 p.m. CDT and happens once. All events occur at an action's local time based on the latest information provided to us. The time listed here has been automatically converted to your device's timezone.


  3131 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, Arizona, 85017, USA

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Age 16+

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