Commit to make a Difference
Making a New Year's resolution? Your volunteer work can make good things happen for many people in the Tanana Valley.
Commit to volunteer at the Food Bank one week a year. Donate 40 hours of your time (3.5 hours/month) and make a big difference in local peoples' lives.
People of all ages and all levels of ability are welcome. There is plenty of work for everyone and if you cannot lift and carry boxes or stand for long periods of time, there are other tasks that we can use your help with.
Great ways that the Food Bank can help you fulfill your resolution
New Year's Day is a time when many people are looking back on their pasts, and are also looking forward to the coming year. It's a great time to reflect on the changes we want to make in our lives and resolve to follow through on those changes. Here's how volunteering at the Food Bank can help anyone fulfill common New Year's resolutions:
- Spend More Time with Family & Friends
Volunteer at the Food Bank and invite your family and friends to join you!
- Stay Fit & Tame the Bulge
Are you one of the many Americans who made a New Year's commitment to shed extra pounds? Food Bank volunteers are constantly on the go. Helping distribute food to the people of Tanana Valley is a great way to work off those holiday pounds without even realizing it! People of all ages and all levels of ability are welcome.
- Enjoy Life More
A hectic lifestyle has millions of Americans vowing to make this the year to appreciate life itself. Making the time to volunteer at the Food Bank and aid others will not only help you to appreciate what you have, but will also make it possible for someone else to enjoy their life more.
- Learn Something New
Food Bank volunteers are a diverse group of people who have many different skills and talents. While learning how to help end hunger in the Tanana Valley, being a part of this great team will also help you to expand your horizons.
- Help Others
Volunteering at the Food Bank is a great way to fulfill this popular, non-selfish New Year's resolution. Volunteerism can take many forms, so fill out the online volunteer application form or contact us to find out how you can get started on this resolution today!
You can also visit the volunteers section of our site for more information about volunteering at the Food Bank.