Volunteers pack apples
A Message of Thanks

Volunteers are essential to our mission. This National Volunteer Week, the Food Depository staff shares a few words of gratitude for all the people who make it possible for us to deliver food and  hope throughout Cook County.

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Featured Volunteer Opportunities

Questions about volunteering?

We’re here to help with your volunteer experience. Read our FAQ, or contact our Volunteer Services team at 773-247-3663 with any other questions.

Frequently Asked Questions

Court-Ordered Community Service

Anyone volunteering to complete court-ordered community service must fill out an application before scheduling a session.

Volunteer Opportunities in the Community

Venture out into the community and help make an impact across Cook County. Many of our member agencies offer volunteer opportunities. Find an agency in your neighborhood.