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School Community Service

The Food Bank welcomes volunteers seeking community service hours for school or other educational projects.  Please read the below instructions.

  • In order to sign up for a shift, all volunteers are required to create a Volunteer Portal account. Once you have registered you may sign up for available shifts found on our volunteer calendar
  • Students age 11-15 are required to volunteer with an adult who is registered via our Volunteer Portal. Accompanying adults must register for a shift and add a child 11-15 as their team member. Due to our safety regulations, children age 5-10 are only allowed at our Family Food Sorts. Children under age 5 are not allowed to volunteer.
  • Community Service volunteers can sign up for these volunteer opportunities:
    • Sort Food at Concord Warehouse
    • Sort Food at Fairfield Warehouse
    • Community Produce Program Distribution
    • Food Assistance Program Distribution
    • Food for Children Distribution
    • Senior Food Program Distribution

Questions? Contact us at volunteerhelpdesk@foodbankccs.org.

Letters Verifying Volunteer Service

As a registered volunteer, you may access and print your total volunteer hours via your online Volunteer Portal account.

If you need an official letter verifying your service, please read the following:

  • Letters verifying service may be requested only after completing all scheduled hours to fulfill your community service requirements. 
  • Volunteer service verifications requested on official letterhead may be requested by emailing volunteerhelpdesk@foodbankccs.org
  • Please allow up to 10 business days, after you have submitted your email request, for processing. 
  • Verification letters will be emailed as a pdf. If you need to pick up a hard copy of your letter, you will need to make arrangements by emailing the Volunteer Help Desk at volunteerhelpdesk@foodbankccs.org.

Connect

4010 Nelson Ave
Concord, CA 94520

Toll free: 1-855-309-FOOD (3663)
volunteerhelpdesk@foodbankccs.org

Food Bank of Contra Costa
and Solano is a non-profit
501(c)(3) organization
Federal Tax ID# 94-2418054