We would like to extend our personal thank you to all of the wonderful volunteers who make the Good Food Box possible every month.

GET INVOLVED! Become part of The Good Food Box Team.

The Good Food Box of the North Okanagan could use your help.
You can make a difference for as little as a few hours per month.
Click here to apply.

Volunteers Needed!

The following Volunteer postings are currently available:
CLICK HERE to apply for any of the available positions. With Gratitude, The Good Food Box Team

Produce Pickup (Vernon Area)

Date: Third Wednesday of each month

Time: 8-10:30 a.m.

Time commitment: 2-3 hours

Volunteers with pickup trucks or large vans are urgently needed to pick up produce from our supplier’s location and deliver it to our distribution location in Vernon. We pay mileage between locations to cover your gas cost. If you can lift up to 50lbs that would be wonderful but just driving the truck would be a huge help.

Assembling Good Food Boxes (Vernon)

Date: Third Wednesday of each month

Time: 8:30 am – 1 pm

Time Commitment: 3-4 hours

We always need volunteers at the Anglican Church in Vernon on the Wednesday morning before Box Pick up to help weigh produce and pack boxes.

General Assistants (Enderby, Armstrong, Lumby or Westside)

Date: Third Thursday of each month

Time: 8 – 10 am

Time Commitment: 2-3 hours

We need one or two volunteers to help pick up produce, assemble boxes and distribute Good Food Boxes in their respective communities.

Distribution Day Afternoon (Vernon)

Date: Third Thursday of each month.

Time: 1 – 4 pm , back up of more support 3 – 6 pm from other volunteers mentioned.

Time Commitment:3-4 hours.

We need volunteers at the Anglican Church in Vernon to distribute the boxes to customers arriving onsite.

Become a Good Food Box Champion (North Okanagan)

We are in search of energetic and organized individuals who would like to promote the Good Food Box at schools and businesses. Our GFB Champion would facilitate the ordering and distribution of the Good Food Box in their school or business.

Back up Good Food Box Delivery Driver (Vernon Area)

Date: Third Thursday of each month

Time: 8 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Time Commitment: 3-4 hours

We need a backup person with a pick up or large van in the event our regular delivery driver is unavailable. We pay an honorarium per box delivered.

General Assistants (Vernon)

Date: Third Thursday of each month

Time: 3- 6p.m.

Time Commitment: 3 hours

We need one or two volunteers to help wash and stack the Good Food Box bins and help with general clean up.

Distribution Day Morning (Vernon)

Date: Third Thursday of each month.

Time: 8:30 – 12 p.m.

Time Commitment: 3.5 hours.

We need volunteers at the Anglican Church in Vernon to prepare for GFB distribution in the afternoon. Duties include final produce box assembly as well as cleaning up and organizing the site in preparation for distribution.

Become a Distribution Site (North Okanagan)

Are you interested in hosting a Good Food Box Distribution day in your area? We would like to see the GFB make it into more communities throughout the North Okanagan. Volunteer site hosts would be responsible for picking up boxes from All Saints United Church in Vernon on the third Thursday of each month then transporting those boxes to your area for distribution. Please reach out with your suggestions.

Social Media Liason

Are you a wiz on the computer? Do you enjoy volunteering from home? We are looking for someone who would like to help post to our blog and social media on a regular basis. This includes creating fun and informative posts and graphics for our social media and newsletter.

Become a Volunteer Member of our Board

Treasurer (Vernon/ Remote)

The Treasurer works closely with the Program Coordinator to oversee all financial transactions for the Good Food Box. Their primary duties include budget planning, financial reporting, record-keeping, and managing incoming and outgoing funds.

Director at Large (Vernon/Remote)

We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds of expertise to assist in the management and direction of The Good Food Box.
GET INVOLVED! Become part of The Good Food Box Team.

The Good Food Box of the North Okanagan could use your help.
You can make a difference for as little as a few hours per month.
Click here to apply.

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