In 2013, 1,405 unduplicated volunteers donated 58,848 hours of their time to the Food Bank of Lincoln.


Thank you!

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteers must be at least 16 years of age to offer their individual services without adult supervision. Adult supervisors must accompany volunteers ages 10 to 15 and must work beside the volunteers at all times. One adult is required for every seven volunteers ages 10 to 15. For volunteers under the age of 10, please contact Kim Miller to ensure we have an opportunity that will be appropriate.

If you are interested in volunteering for Food Bank Lincoln, please contact Kim Miller at

(402) 466-8170 x. 121 or


We are unable to accept court ordered community service volunteers or volunteers currently on probation.


The Food Bank of Lincoln has regular volunteer hours available:
Monday - Friday: 9:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm – 4:00pm

The Food Bank of Lincoln is always in need of volunteers for events and special promotions which would be off-site. 





Donations of time are very important to keep the Food Bank operating effectively. Some of the opportunities available are:

Picking up donated food

Sorting, stocking, and repacking food

Delivering promotional supplies

Preparing mailings

Working at special events

Telephone follow-up

Working at the LPS Emergency Pantry


Volunteer Forms:

  • Online Wavier and Application.
    - Apply Online.

  • Mail-in Forms (download).
    - Volunteer Waiver Form
    - Volunteer Application Form
Print and mail form to:
Food Bank of Lincoln
PO Box 29228

Lincoln, NE 68529


Privacy Policy
Mailing Address:   P.O. Box 29228  •  Lincoln, NE 68529
402-466-8170  •
Located at:   4840 Doris Bair Cr. Ste. A
Fact: Programs such as food stamps, affordable housing, and child care and transportation assistance also help low-income workers make ends meet.