Food Pantry Volunteers


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2023 NW Hoyt StPortland, OR 97209


Food Pantry Volunteers needed at William Temple House

William Temple House in NW Portland seeks Food Pantry volunteers with a passion for helping others.

WTH has openings for food pantry volunteers on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9am to 3pm, and Thursdays from 11am-2pm (2+ hour shifts preferred).

The Volunteer Food Pantry Coordinator(s) performs the following duties:

  • Stock food pantry and supply center shelves with the assistance of other volunteers.
  • Maintain cleanliness and neatness of pantry area with the assistance of other volunteers.
  • Welcome clients and assist in the distribution of emergency food, hygiene items and other supplies to a diverse client population as needed.


  • Ability to communicate clearly and respectfully with fellow volunteers, staff, and occasionally challenging clients.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail are a must.

Special Requirements:

  • Hold valid Oregon Food Handler Card or acquire within 30 days of beginning volunteer position. ($10 fee to be paid by William Temple House.)
  • Pass a criminal background check.

Please visit our web site at for a complete description for this volunteer position, and to complete the volunteer interest form. All applicants must submit a completed volunteer application and complete the volunteer interview.

For more information please contact Cliff Johnson, Volunteer Manager, at or (503)715-0248.


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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • One or more shifts every two weeks

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