Desert Mission Food Bank

Desert Mission Food Bank

For 90 years, Desert Mission has been improving the health and wellbeing of individuals from all socioeconomic walks of life in Phoenix through programs that embrace the power of resiliency and foster self-sufficiency.

Part of nonprofit HonorHealth, Desert Mission supports the organization’s community outreach efforts by serving those in the greater Phoenix area through:

Early childhood education and enrichment.
Employment and economic success.
Food access and nutrition support.
Assistance in obtaining safe and affordable housing.
Senior enrichment.

Learn about more ways you can help end hunger or donate today to give back with No Kid Hungry. 

Details about the opportunity

Dedicated volunteers are an essential part of the success of Desert Mission. Through volunteering, you’ll be able to provide valuable tools and support to the most vulnerable members of the Desert Mission community.

Follow your passion and find the right volunteer opportunity for the time and talent you have to offer. We are grateful for your support.

Volunteers must be 14 or older to work at one of the Desert Mission locations.

Volunteer opportunities include:

Adult Day Healthcare
Engage seniors through fun, social experiences as an activities assistant.

Community Supported Agriculture
If you have a few hours each week, consider supporting the Community Supported Agriculture program. Volunteers help by greeting participants and helping with produce box pick-ups. Roles include:

Check-in volunteer.
Distribution volunteer.
Food Bank
Provide warehouse and direct client support at the Desert Mission Food Bank. Individual and group volunteer opportunities include:

Carry out.
Customer service.
Lincoln Learning Center
Engage with children through tutoring and reading activities, or through program operations. Individual volunteer opportunities include:

After-school tutor.
Classroom assistant.
Front office volunteer.
Infant room assistant.
Reading volunteer.
Sleeping baby assistant.

Food Sorting/Packing
Serving Youth
Contact Address

9229 N 4th St
Phoenix, AZ 85020
United States