Join us as a Food Bank 2 Home Order Packer and ensure that healthy and appropriate food is reaching homebound neighbours.

About the role

As a Food Bank 2 Home Order Packer volunteer, you will prepare and pack customized food deliveries for homebound neighbours who experience mobility barriers that hinder or prevent them from accessing their neighbourhood food bank.


  • Prepare food orders according to order forms and label each bag of food accurately for each homebound neigbhour.

  • Support the lead packer volunteer and other packer volunteers as needed.

  • Welcome volunteer drivers and assist them with loading food deliveries into their cars.


Ability to move and/or lift for the duration of the shift.
Ability to lift 10-20 pounds.
Attention to detail and excellent time management and organizational skills.
Punctual and dependable.
Highly motivated and results-driven with a demonstrated ability to problem-solve and adapt in a fast-paced, high-pressure warehouse environment.
Ability to work collaboratively in a team with a positive attitude.
Experience handling or knowledge of various food products considered an asset.
Volunteers must wear closed-toe shoes such as boots or running shoes.
Important Consideration: For those with food allergies, please be advised you will be potentially exposed to all types of food.

Time commitment

Monday or Tuesday 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. OR Wednesday 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. OR Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.


6 months


Food Banks Mississauga, 4544 Eastgate Pkwy, Mississauga ON, L4W 3W6.
Volunteers packing food

Start the application process today! We look forward to welcoming you to our volunteer team.


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Our Volunteer Programs Specialist will contact you to chat further about the role and your availability.


If you are confirmed for a role, our Volunteer Programs Specialist will provide details for training, onboarding and how to create your account in our Better Impact platform.

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