Feeding America San Diego relies on the support of volunteers to sort product and distribute it to our distribution partners and clients. Thank you for your interest in volunteering and making the season brighter for those who need it most.

How to Sign Up

  1. Review our website
  2. Sign up to volunteer below
  3. Receive a reminder email 3 days before your volunteer event
  4. Attend your volunteer event at (unless otherwise noted):
    FASD Distribution Center
    9455 Waples St, Ste 135
    San Diego CA 92121

Returning user? Sign in to review or cancel your registered events.

Reminders

Each individual volunteer must register on their own. This helps us keep track of volunteer hours and ensure that everyone has completed their waiver.

Parents can register their children just like they did themselves, using the same email address but a different user name.

Close toed shoes are required.

 

Reserved:

These shifts have been reserved by groups. You must be a part of the assigned group and have your join code available when you sign in. For more information on how to sign up a group of 10 or more volunteers visit Groups


Court Ordered Volunteers:

All Court Ordered Volunteers must be cleared by the Volunteer Department prior to starting their hours. Contact the Volunteer Department at volunteersd@feedingamericasd.org with your request to volunteer as a Court Ordered Volunteer prior to your first scheduled volunteer shift.

 

Want to volunteer beyond the Food Sorting shifts?

We have Leadership Opportunities including Team Leader, Ambassador, Office Volunteers, Internships and more.

Register for our next Leadership Orientation on Wednesday, October 22nd from 6pm- 7:30pm to learn more.

Also visit here for more info >> Leadership

Want to recognize a volunteer? Please vote for the Volunteer of the Month here>>

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/fasdvom

 

Questions? Comments? Concerns?
Please contact the Volunteer Department by phone 858.768.7422 or email volunteersd@feedingamericasd.org

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Upcoming Events
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
(28 slots left)
Wednesday, October 22, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Wednesday Afternoon Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

(1 slot left)
Wednesday, October 22, 6 pm - 7:30 pm (1.50 hours)

Are you interested in learning more about volunteer opportunities beyond the Food Sorting shifts?

 

This orientation is designed to educate interested volunteers about Feeding America San Diego and current leadership volunteer opportunities including our Team Leader, Ambassador, Nutrition Advocates, Office Volunteer roles and more.

This orientation also reviews current Internships and allows an opportunity to apply and interview for some volunteer roles.

No prior volunteer experience with FASD required to attend this orientation.

Reserved
Wednesday, October 22, 6 pm - 8 pm (2.00 hours)

Wednesday Evening Food Sorting projects include: Farm2Kids, Backpack, Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Full
Thursday, October 23, 10 am - 12 pm (2.00 hours)

Thursday Morning Food Sorting projects include: Backpack, Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Full
Thursday, October 23, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Thursday Afternoon Group Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

(6 slots left)
Thursday, October 23, 6 pm - 8 pm (2.00 hours)

Thursday Evening Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Friday, October 24, 2014
Reserved
Friday, October 24, 10 am - 12 pm (2.00 hours)

Friday Morning Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Full
Friday, October 24, 2 pm - 4 pm (2.00 hours)

Friday Afternoon Group Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Saturday, October 25, 2014
Reserved
Saturday, October 25, 9 am - 11 am (2.00 hours)

Saturday Morning Food Sorting projects include: BackPack Staple Packing, Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Full
Saturday, October 25, 1 pm - 3 pm (2.00 hours)

Celebrate Madeline Prentice's 8th Birthday during a special volunteer shift at Feeding America San Diego!

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
(4 slots left)
Tuesday, October 28, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Tuesday Afternoon Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Reserved
Tuesday, October 28, 6 pm - 8 pm (2.00 hours)

Tuesday Evening Food Sorting projects include: Farm2Kids, Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Full
Wednesday, October 29, 10 am - 12 pm (2.00 hours)

Wednesday Morning Group Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

(11 slots left)
Wednesday, October 29, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Wednesday Afternoon Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Reserved
Wednesday, October 29, 6 pm - 8 pm (2.00 hours)

Wednesday Evening Food Sorting projects include: Farm2Kids, Backpack, Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Thursday, October 30, 2014
(52 slots left)
Thursday, October 30, 6 pm - 8 pm (2.00 hours)

Scare Away Hunger by raising vital funds for Feeding America San Diego.

We will celebrate the meals raised by participants of our Scare Away Hunger Challenge during the month of October, during this special volunteer shift.

Fundraising not required to attend this volunteer shift!

This is a very child friendly volunteer shift!

 

Wear your best family- friendly costume!

Friday, October 31, 2014
(7 slots left)
Friday, October 31, 10 am - 12 pm (2.00 hours)

Friday Morning Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Saturday, November 1, 2014
Reserved
Saturday, November 1, 9 am - 11 am (2.00 hours)

Saturday Morning Food Sorting projects include: BackPack Staple Packing, Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Full
Saturday, November 1, 1 pm - 3 pm (2.00 hours)

Saturday Afternoon Food Sorting projects include: BackPack Staple Packing, Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Full
Tuesday, November 4, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Tuesday Afternoon Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Reserved
Tuesday, November 4, 6 pm - 8 pm (2.00 hours)

Tuesday Evening Food Sorting projects include: Farm2Kids, Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Full
Wednesday, November 5, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Wednesday Afternoon Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

(7 slots left)
Wednesday, November 5, 6 pm - 8 pm (2.00 hours)

Wednesday Evening Food Sorting projects include: Farm2Kids, Backpack, Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Thursday, November 6, 2014
(7 slots left)
Thursday, November 6, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Thursday Afternoon Group Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Full
Thursday, November 6, 6 pm - 8 pm (2.00 hours)

Thursday Evening Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Friday, November 7, 2014
(18 slots left)
Friday, November 7, 10 am - 12 pm (2.00 hours)

Friday Morning Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Reserved
Friday, November 7, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Friday Afternoon Group Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Saturday, November 8, 2014
Reserved
Saturday, November 8, 9 am - 11 am (2.00 hours)

Saturday Morning Food Sorting projects include: BackPack Staple Packing, Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Full
Saturday, November 8, 1 pm - 3 pm (2.00 hours)

Saturday Afternoon Food Sorting projects include: BackPack Staple Packing, Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Reserved
Tuesday, November 11, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Tuesday Afternoon Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Reserved
Tuesday, November 11, 6 pm - 8 pm (2.00 hours)

Tuesday Evening Food Sorting projects include: Farm2Kids, Reclamation, Repack, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Saturday, November 22, 2014
(5 slots left)
Saturday, November 22, 9 am - 11 am (2.00 hours)

Attend a special Open House and Volunteer Sort-a-thon at FASD's Distribution Center. Open houses offer structured shifts for individuals ready to work or drop-in availability for tours of the facility.

Nutrition demos and information booths are hosted throughout the facility during this special Open House.

(25 slots left)
Saturday, November 22, 9:30 am - 11:30 am (2.00 hours)

Attend a special Open House and Volunteer Sort-a-thon at FASD's Distribution Center. Open houses offer structured shifts for individuals ready to work or drop-in availability for tours of the facility.

Nutrition demos and information booths are hosted throughout the facility during this special Open House.

(14 slots left)
Saturday, November 22, 10 am - 12 pm (2.00 hours)

Attend a special Open House and Volunteer Sort-a-thon at FASD's Distribution Center. Open houses offer structured shifts for individuals ready to work or drop-in availability for tours of the facility.

Nutrition demos and information booths are hosted throughout the facility during this special Open House.

Reserved
Saturday, November 22, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm (2.00 hours)

Attend a special Open House and Volunteer Sort-a-thon at FASD's Distribution Center. Open houses offer structured shifts for individuals ready to work or drop-in availability for tours of the facility.

Nutrition demos and information booths are hosted throughout the facility during this special Open House.

Friday, December 5, 2014
Full
Friday, December 5, 10 am - 2:30 pm (4.50 hours)

Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.

Reserved
Friday, December 5, 10 am - 2:30 pm (4.50 hours)

Ralphs Food Sorting projects include: Reclamation, Label, and Gleaning. Click the event name for a more detailed description.