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Commonpoint Queens

Commonpoint Queens' Food Pantry needs your help.

Our food pantry stocks a wide variety of non-perishable grocery items to help support local families in need. We need help with:

  • Checking in clients;
  • Bagging food items for clients to pick up;
  • Stocking shelves, organizing grocery items.
Volunteers under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

During COVID-19, the schedule divides volunteers into three groups: Group A, Group B, and Group C. Each group will have designated shifts to volunteer. The shifts are as follows:

Group A

  • Mondays from 8:30AM to 2:30PM
  • Wednesdays from 8:30AM to 2:30PM
  • Fridays from 8:30AM to 2:30PM

Group B

  • Tuesdays from 8:30AM to 2:30PM
  • Thursdays from 8:30AM to 2:30PM

Group C

  • Mondays from 3:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Wednesday from 3:00pm to 7:00pm

Volunteers may choose which group to be a part of and will only be permitted to volunteer during shifts that are assigned to their chosen group, as defined above. You may register for these shifts using this link: https://cerv.is/m?0295gvaM4GF

Volunteers who have been vaccinated against COVID-19 and have had two weeks pass since their final dose will be permitted to volunteer across groups so long as they provide proof to volunteers@commonpointqueens.org.

3 Shifts

  • morning / 08:30 AM to 11:45 AM
  • afternoon / 12:00 PM to 02:30 PM
  • 03:00 PM to 07:00 PM
    Mondays and Wednesdays only.
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About Commonpoint Queens


58-20 Little Neck Pkwy, 67-09 108th St, Forest Hills, NY 11375, Little Neck, NY 11362, US

Mission Statement

Commonpoint Queens is a non-profit, multi-service agency with flagship sites in Little Neck, Bayside, Forest Hills, and 33 additional sites throughout the community that provides a diverse array of programs and services to over 35,000 people. Since our inception, almost 60 years ago, the Samuel Field Y has been dedicated to the core element of our mission - enhancing the quality of individual, family and communal life through service to people of all ages, ability levels, stages of life and backgrounds.


For almost 60 years, Commonpoint Queens (formerly The Samuel Field and Central Queens YMWHA) has remained strong and vital and has continued to provide new and innovative programs to the greater Northeast Queens and Western Nassau communities.

As we embark on our sixth decade of providing high quality programs and services to our community, individuals of all ages learn and flourish within a caring and supportive environment at one of our 36 different sites throughout our neighborhoods.

We continue to provide life enhancing and life sustaining services to the over 35,000 people who depend on us to be their community center at each stage of their lives.

Homeless & Housing


We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 3 shifts


108-13 67th RoadForest Hills, NY 11375




  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Must be at least 16

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