Distribution is an opportunity to work together and directly provide healthy food to clients. It is a highly rewarding role that provides weekly assistance to individuals, couples, and families in need. Your group may be divided to support various areas: distribution, line management, restocking, breaking down cardboard, and more. We look forward to hosting your team onsite!

Group size:
  • Vancouver – Maximum 10 volunteers
  • Burnaby – Maximum 7 volunteers
  • 8345 Winston Street, Burnaby – Indoor site
  • 3454 lougheed hwy, Vancouver – Indoor site
Shift times:
  • Vancouver – Tuesday to Friday; shifts are 4 to 7.5 hours in length
  • Burnaby – Friday to Saturday; shifts are 4.5 to 8 hours in length
  • Distributing a specific allotment of food to each client
  • Assisting staff in welcoming clients, explaining what food is available, and creating a safe environment
  • Ensuring the distribution site is clean
  • Assisting the team with restocking stations and breaking down cardboard boxes
  • Setting up and taking down the site materials (tables, signage, product, etc.)
  • Completing other tasks as needed
  • At least 18 years old 
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills. 
  • Ability to follow directions and work in a team environment 
  • Ability to stand outside for an extended period of time. 
  • Ability to bend, twist, and lift a maximum of 30 lbs.; accommodations can be discussed 
  • Front-line, retail, or customer service experience is an asset. 
  • Ability to speak multiple languages is an asset. Please let staff know onsite.