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Volunteer at our Pantries


We have pantries located throughout Northwest DuPage County, each of which have different hours and volunteer needs. 

Volunteer weekly, once a month or fill in as needed. These are great opportunities for retirees or people with flexible work-from-home jobs!



Below are our current volunteer needs:

Immanuel Presbyterian Church, Warrenville

Thursdays: Friendly and outgoing guest assistants, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. to escort people around the pantry.  Knowing Spanish is helpful but not necessary.

Fridays: Drivers* & helpers in the mornings to pick up food from the Aldi in Wheaton. 

To sign up please contact Renee Richter at 630-929-3923 or email Warrenville.Pantry@gmail.com


Resurrection Catholic Church (30W350 Army Trail Rd. in Wayne):

Mondays: Drivers* & helpers to pick up food from the Jewel in St. Charles (next to the Charlestowne Mall), 7:15 – 9:15 AM. The ability to lift 25 pounds is needed. The pick-up/drop-off process takes 1.5 – 2 hours.

Tuesdays: Guest registration, 12:55 - 4:00 PM. Duties include registering pantry guests via a computer program. Computer training will be provided (it’s an easy point-and-click program).

Thursdays: Drivers* & helpers to pick up food from the Jewel in St. Charles (next to the Charlestowne Mall), 7:15 – 9:15 AM. The ability to lift 25 pounds is needed. The pick-up/drop-off process takes 1.5 – 2 hours.

Fridays
: Help on delivery days! 7:30 – 9:00 AM. We receive large food deliveries each 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month and are in need of more volunteers to help us bring the food into the pantry and store it. An ability to lift 25 pounds is necessary. It’s a great free workout!

Saturdays
:
Two positions available:
Drivers* & helpers to pick up food from the Jewel in St. Charles (next to the Charlestowne Mall), 6:45 – 8:00 AM. The ability to lift 25 pounds is needed. The pick-up/drop-off process takes 1.5 – 2 hours.

Closing volunteer, 10:30 AM – noon. Duties include organizing, clean up & stocking shelves.

To sign up please contact Cheryl Reining at 630-400-7297 (call/text) or email Cheryl@NeighborhoodFP.org or Pat Wheaton at 630-240-3228 (call/text) or email Patricia@NeighborhoodFP.org.

* Driver positions - Current drivers license and proof of insurance required.  We have a cargo van for the pick-ups so you don’t need to use your own vehicle!

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