Volunteer

If you enjoy helping others or want to give back to the community, we are always looking for enthusiastic people who want to make a difference. Our volunteers tasks include: shopping for food, stocking the shelves, picking up donations, scheduling volunteers, writing grants, assisting clients, fundraising, or writing ‘Thank You’ notes! There are many ways you can help us effectively operate the Food Pantry for our clients, learn more.

Student Volunteers:  If you are age 14 and up, need community service hours, or just want to help; we encourage you to volunteer with us to earn those hours. Click here to view the different opportunities that are available.  You can either volunteer online or simply show up during the days we are open.

Volunteer Groups: If you belong to a local church below, you can also volunteer through them. These groups organize volunteers to rotate monthly and assist us run the food pantry on Saturday mornings. If you don’t belong to any of the groups below and want to volunteer your team, we’ll require at least six volunteers to assist for about four hours on a Saturday morning. To get involved as a group email Susan Fay at: snjfay@verizon.net.

The work will never be done, so please consider volunteering today!


Volunteer Groups Street Address Telephone Contact
Allin Congregational Church
683 High St. Dedham, MA 02026 781-326-5050 Ann Cropper
First Church of Dedham 670 High Street Dedham, MA 02026 781-326-7463 Pam Aist
St. John of Damascus Orthodox Church
300 West Street Dedham, MA 02026 781-326-3046
St. John’s United Methodist Church 50 Oakdale Ave. Dedham, MA 02026 781-326-2025
St. Lukes Evangelical Lutheran Church 950 East St. Dedham, MA 02026 781-326-1346
St. Mary’s Catholic Church 420 High St. Dedham, MA 02026 781-329-0550
St. Susanna’s Church 262 Needham Street Dedham, MA 02026 781-329-9575