Volunteer Opportunities

Currently we are offering the following volunteer opportunities within our Family food Program.

 

Grocery Unloading, Packing and Distribution Volunteers

Help us get ready for the upcoming week of grocery delivery by packaging boxes with frozen food items for local families and organizing non-perishable food items on select Saturdays. Volunteers will sign up for a 2 hour shift (8:30am to 10:30am or 10am to 12pm) on select Saturdays (typically the 1st, 3rd and 5th of the month).
Gloves, masks, and hand-washing facilities will be provided.
Full details and instructions can be found here. If interested – please sign-up for a Saturday shift here.

Help us with our bi-weekly grocery distribution by packing bags of non-perishable food items and distributing groceries to families in our parking lot on select Saturdays.
Volunteers will sign up for a 2-4 hour shift (usually either 9am to 11:30am or 10:30am  to 2pm) on select Saturdays (typically the 2nd and 4th of the month).
If interested – please sign-up for a Saturday shift here.

Grocery Delivery Driver Volunteers

Deliver groceries bi-weekly to households located inside or outside the Allston-Brighton area.
Drivers will commit to a regular 2-hour slot twice a month.
If interested please contact Sarah MacPherson at 617-870-7513 or smacpherson@westendhouse.org.

If you or your group would like to get involved, please contact Community Engagement Coordinator Sarah MacPherson at 617-870-7513 or smacpherson@westendhouse.org