Winneshiek Farmer’s Market

Volunteers will serve as Market Money Cashiers at the Winneshiek County Farmer’s Market on  The purpose of this assignment is to make it easier for those people who take part in the SNAP food program (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) to buy fresh, nutritious food at the Winneshiek County Farmer’s Market. In order to provide confidentiality … [Read More]

Luther Cafe to Community

Volunteers will be packaging food from the Luther cafeteria into quart-sized containers that will be delivered to the food pantry. Responsibilities involve temping food, writing and applying labels and keeping track of volumes. Volunteers will be on their feet for the entirety of the shift. Rubber shoe covers, aprons and gloves are provided. Where: Decorah … [Read More]

Winneshiek County Emergency Management

Volunteers will respond to the request when the Winneshiek County Emergency Management Coordinator feels he has a situation where large groups of spontaneous volunteers are needed to respond. Volunteers at the Volunteer Reception Center are responsible for one or more of the following tasks:: – ensuring spontaneous volunteers are registered and accounted for. Volunteers would … [Read More]

Allamakee Emergency Management

Volunteers will respond to the request when the Allamakee County Emergency Management Coordinator feels he has a situation where large groups of spontaneous volunteers are needed to respond. Volunteers at the Volunteer Reception Center are responsible for one or more of the following tasks:: – ensuring spontaneous volunteers are registered and accounted for. Volunteers would … [Read More]

Postville Food Pantry

Help to distribute food and household items to those in need. Duties: 1. May be asked to help with solicitation of donations and purchasing foods 2. May be asked to help with unloading of delivery trucks 3. Unpacking and shelving food 4. Distribution of food to clients Where: Postville When: Ongoing

LIFT (Lansing Area Food Trust)

LIFT Food Pantry Volunteer Responsibilities: 1. prepare for opening by arranging food shelves, clean area, have supplies ready 2. assist clients when open 3. pick up produce Monthly Responsibilities: unload food truck and place items in storage area Where: Lansing When: Ongoing

Greater Area Food Pantry

Volunteers will assist the overall operations of the Greater Area Pantry. Specific duties may include: 1. Assist with handing out produce 2. Assist with handing out meats 3. Assist with shopping May also be asked to help stock shelves, unload truck, or complete basic record keeping Where: Calmar When: Ongoing

Decorah Community Food Pantry

Volunteers will assist with the overall operations of the Decorah Community Food Pantry Specific duties may include: 1. Purchasing or accepting donations for the pantry 2. Stocking Shelves 3. Registering and greeting food pantry clients 4. Packing food packages 5. Carry out food box or package for client 6. Unloading trucks 7. Picking up supplies … [Read More]