Volunteers are the beating heart of North Helpline. Together volunteers donated a total of 31,247 hours to North Helpline during the past year! That’s the equivalent of 15 full time staff!


Please take a few minutes to fill out and review our volunteer application. All applications can be completed with just a minimal amount of information and only take a few days to process.  Please also read the Volunteer Orientation and Procedures.



North Helpline’s weekly distribution calendar is available for your reference and lists all of the events and times for volunteering during any time of the year.

See Calendar


Check out volunteer opportunities with North Helpline
Volunteer opportunities span from food bank distribution, Emergency Services counselors, grocery rescue, home delivery and food drives. For a description of various volunteer opportunities click here.

General Volunteer Requirements

To volunteer at North Helpline for the weekly food distributions, volunteers must be 14 years of age or older. If volunteers are younger than 14 they will need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Volunteers that are high school students may volunteer without a guardian. For answers to more frequently asked questions click here.