Northeast Iowa Community Action

There are several opportunities available at this station: Christmas Program: Volunteer will assist with disbursing gifts to families who meet qualifications for Christmas giving program. Heating Assistance: The volunteer will assist applicants who are filling out applications for energy assistance. This may include checking to make sure that the client has all required paperwork before … [Read More]

Nisse Preschool & Kid’s Place

There are two jobs available at this station: Lunch Meal Delivery: pick up lunches at Winneshiek Medical Center and deliver to Nisse Preschool Classroom Aide: Interact one on one with children, read stories, assist with art and classroom activities on low chair or on floor to interact with children Where: Decorah When: During school year; … [Read More]

Northeast Iowa RCD – Winneshiek Farmer’s Market

Volunteers will serve as Market Money Cashiers at the Winneshiek County Farmer’s Market on  The purpose of this assignment is to make it easier for those people who take part in the SNAP food program (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) to buy fresh, nutritious food at the Winneshiek County Farmer’s Market. In order to provide confidentiality … [Read More]

Luther Cafe to Community

Volunteers will be packaging food from the Luther cafeteria into quart-sized containers that will be delivered to the food pantry. Responsibilities involve temping food, writing and applying labels and keeping track of volumes. Volunteers will be on their feet for the entirety of the shift. Rubber shoe covers, aprons and gloves are provided. Where: Decorah … [Read More]

Postville Food Pantry

Help to distribute food and household items to those in need. Duties: 1. May be asked to help with solicitation of donations and purchasing foods 2. May be asked to help with unloading of delivery trucks 3. Unpacking and shelving food 4. Distribution of food to clients Where: Postville When: Ongoing

LIFT (Lansing Area Food Trust)

LIFT Food Pantry Volunteer Responsibilities: 1. prepare for opening by arranging food shelves, clean area, have supplies ready 2. assist clients when open 3. pick up produce Monthly Responsibilities: unload food truck and place items in storage area Where: Lansing When: Ongoing

Greater Area Food Pantry

Volunteers will assist the overall operations of the Greater Area Pantry. Specific duties may include: 1. Assist with handing out produce 2. Assist with handing out meats 3. Assist with shopping May also be asked to help stock shelves, unload truck, or complete basic record keeping Where: Calmar When: Ongoing

Decorah Community Food Pantry

Volunteers will assist with the overall operations of the Decorah Community Food Pantry Specific duties may include: 1. Purchasing or accepting donations for the pantry 2. Stocking Shelves 3. Registering and greeting food pantry clients 4. Packing food packages 5. Carry out food box or package for client 6. Unloading trucks 7. Picking up supplies … [Read More]