Apple Valley Food Shelf Volunteer


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


Shepard of The Valley Lutheran Church12650 Johnny Cake Ridge RoadApple Valley, MN 55124


We are looking for help in our food shelf on Tuesday or Thursday of each month for shifts from 2 pm - 6 pm. We ask our volunteers to be willing to commit to a minimum of one shift per week on an on-going basis. Training is provided.

Responsibilities to include, but not limited to:

  • Explain shopping guidelines and be available for questions
  • Build relationships and trust with people shopping for food
  • Help bag outgoing food with the clients, weigh and help load food into clients' vehicles
  • Ensure shelves are well stocked
  • Clean and organize the food shelf
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 20 pounds
Specific shifts for either of these days will be determined based on your availability and during the interview process.

NOTE: I hear from some potential volunteers that they do not receive my reply email. If you choose not to provide your phone number and have not received an email from me within 24 business hours, please check your spam, junk and/or deleted files to see if my response automatically went there. Or, please feel free to call me at 952.985.4017. Thank you.


  • People Skills
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Nutrition
  • Relationship Building
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • 1 four hour shift per week on Tuesday or Thrusday
  • ability to lift approximately 20 pounds

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