Volunteer

Picture of two volunteers at Papas Pantry

Papa’s Pantry relies heavily upon the important work done by the best corps of volunteers in North Georgia! NOTE: Please read the volunteer position requirements below. If you would like more information on volunteering please fill out the

Online Volunteer Form.

Since we are a stability program and work differently from other food pantries, we do ask that our volunteers be 18 and have a background check.

We are currently open Monday – Saturday, with client appointment days Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Most of our volunteer opportunities are during the day and require a weekly commitment.

Operational Volunteer Positions listed are alphabetical:

Front OfficeVolunteers at Papas Pantry in Pantry

  • 2 Hour weekly commitment to answer phones and take messages
  •  Greet front door visitors: clients and those bringing in donations
  • May include using copier to reproduce training materials, newsletters, must be able to lift 15 pounds.

Christian Community News Magazine

  • Layout and Format – Photoshop/Adobe InDesign
  • Freelance articles pertinent to Christian Lifestyles

Event Planner | Fund Raising

  • Good at organizing events, details and timelines
  • Likes to network within the community – not afraid to ask for community sponsorships
  • Fundraiser: May, August, October
  • Non-fundraiser: November

Client Advocate

  • 3 – 4 hours, at least 1 day/weekly commitment
  • Work directly with families receiving assistance
  • Discerning, directing, and following up with needed assistance needs
  • Good foundation of Christian faith & principles
  • Comfortable with praying with others

Pantry Attendant / Warehouse Attendant

  • 2 Hour weekly commitment to assist clients as they choose groceries in the Client Pantry
  • Restock Shelves as necessary from warehouse
  • Stock warehouse shelves following current systems and processes
  • Must be able to lift 30+ lbs

Plan a Food Drive
– No office schedule required

  • Work directly with schools, churches, scouts, etc in coordinating food drives
  • Details include scheduling, flyers, possible pick ups

Planning a Food Drive Contact Us at admin@papaspantry.org or Click Here