Play a vital role in assisting with the increase of donations during the peak Holiday season.

About the role

As a Holiday Warehouse Assistant Volunteer, you will welcome and assist donors with loading and unloading donations during the holiday peak season.


  • Greet and assist donors as they arrive at the back door. Provide a welcoming and helpful presence as they drop off donations.

  • Help donors with the loading and unloading of boxes and items. Ensure that items are handled safely and securely.

  • Assist those who are picking up orders from the back door. Provide support by loading and unloading boxes.

  • Move and lift boxes as needed to facilitate the efficient handling of donations and customer orders.

  • Assist in organizing and sorting donated items to ensure they are ready for distribution.

  • Immediately report all unsafe situations, practices, and or equipment to Warehouse Supervisor.


Be 18 years or older.
Able to follow procedures and work in a team as well as on own initiative and under pressure.
Ability to manually lift up to 50lbs.
Aware of your own ability, especially when lifting and loading.

Time Commitment

Shifts run for 3 hours 9:30am - 12:30pm and 1:00pm to 4:00pm


December 11 - 22, 2023 and January 2 - 5, 2024


Food Banks Mississauga, 4544 Eastgate Pkwy, Mississauga ON, L4W 3W6

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


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