Volunteer with us

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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TO VOLUNTEER

Current Vacancies

We’ve always got jobs and projects on the go, so if you can volunteer with us, please apply.

Specific roles & shifts we are currently looking to fill include:

Please note, in order to work onsite at Bendigo Foodshare, all volunteers are required to show evidence that you have received three doses of the COVID-19 vaccine or have a valid proof of medical exemption.

Make a difference in your community

Whether you’re helping in the warehouse, assisting in the vans, answering phones, updating the website or collecting donations, you’ll be making a real impact on food poverty in Bendigo and Central Victoria.

Our dedicated team of more than 240 big-hearted volunteers give their time free of charge to help us get food to the people who need it.

Our team of staff is small and dynamic, so we’re always on the lookout for more passionate people and businesses to volunteer and help us feed the thousands of Central Victorians experiencing food insecurity.

The best part is volunteering with Bendigo Foodshare benefits our volunteers too. When you give your time for a good cause, you also get the chance to:

  • Follow your passions, interests and values
  • Socialise with new friends and have fun
  • Learn new skills and develop your knowledge
  • Gain work experience and professional connections
  • Broaden your horizons with new experiences
  • Build your build confidence and self-esteem
  • Challenge yourself in a supportive environment
  • Feel good about helping your community

Bendigo Foodshare volunteers come from all walks of life. They range in age from 16 to 80; some give two hours a month while others work multiple days a week; and they have different life experiences and professional backgrounds. But one thing they all have in common is that they are all dedicated to making Central Victoria a better place to live.

How to register to be a volunteer?

Click on the ‘register to volunteer’ button to complete our volunteer registration form.

Once we receive your details you’ll receive an email inviting you to attend a group Site Information Session. From there we’ll discuss with you the available roles and what you’re interested in. Before too long, you’ll be a valued team member in our shed.

Meet some of our volunteers

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