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Volunteer Opportunities

It’s a feeling of satisfaction. A sense of fulfillment. It’s about providing nutrition while nourishing a connected community. The River counts on neighbors to help neighbors in need.

We invite you to step inside and take a seat at the table. See who we serve. See how we serve. See why we serve.

Food Pantry Volunteers

Sign up here to Volunteer

New Volunteer? Sign up here. 

Please arrive on time for a brief pre-session volunteer orientation and job assignment. If you have any questions, or to learn how your church, student group, organization, or company can help, please call 608-442-8815 or email volunteer@riverfoodpantry.org with any questions

Mobile Lunch Program Volunteers

Sign up here to Volunteer with MUNCH

New MUNCH Volunteer? Sign up here. 

The River is also looking for volunteers to help with our Madison Unites to Nourish Children at Home (MUNCH) program. MUNCH bridges the gap that exists when school lunch is not available on weekends and over school breaks.  Sign up here to volunteer with MUNCH. New Volunteers can signup here. For questions regarding the program or volunteering please call 608-442-8815 or email munch@riverfoodpantry.org

Wondering what it’s like to volunteer at The River?

Professional Volunteering Opportunities

The River also occasionally needs volunteer professional expertise in the following areas:

  • Fundraising
  • Special event coordination
  • Grant writing
  • Truck maintenance
  • Legal services

If you have any of these or any another professional expertise you believe might be of assistance to The River Food Pantry—thank you!and please email or call us at 608-442-8815.

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