As a ReclaimFRESH volunteer, you'll play a vital role in ensuring that neighbours in need have access to fresh and frozen food.

About the role

As a ReclaimFRESH volunteer, you’ll sort fresh and frozen food that’s been collected through our ReclaimFRESH Food Rescue Program.


  • Learn fresh and frozen food quality guidelines.

  • Clean and disinfect work area prior to sorting food.

  • Sort fresh and frozen food and perform routine quality checks.

  • Maintain cleanliness of the sorting and storage areas on a frequent basis.


16 years or older, with a mature and positive attitude.
Ability to lift 30+ lbs.
Reliable and punctual.
Ability to work collaboratively in a team with a positive attitude.
Experience or knowledge of handling 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 to Thursday, 9:30 to 12:00 OR 1:00 to 4:00 pm.




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.


If you haven’t volunteered with us before, you will need to create an account on My Impact.

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Once you have received a welcome email from a member of our team, find a shift that works with your schedule and follow the prompts to sign-up.


If you are confirmed for the shift, our Volunteer Programs Specialist will provide details about your upcoming shift.

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