Northern Illinois Food Bank - Public

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* If you need SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS (seated tasks, shorter shift times, etc) or must complete court-mandated hours, you MUST contact a member of the Volunteer Team by calling 630.443.6910 (press #2) in order to sign up. We cannot guarantee your request if you sign up online without speaking to a Volunteer Team member first. Thank you!.

** Volunteers MUST wear fully-enclosed shoes for all volunteer activities - if not, they will be sent home and have to reschedule.

• Groups up to 14 VOLUNTEERS in size may register online
• Groups of 15+ VOLUNTEERS MUST speak to a VOLUNTEER TEAM MEMBER prior to registering for a shift

• Food Sort & Pack shifts - must be at least 8 years of age
• Grocery Distribution shifts - must be at least 12 years of age
• Volunteers under 16 must be accompanied by an adult 21 years of age or older
• 1 adult for every 4 youth for ages 8-12
• 1 adult for every 10 youth for ages 13-15

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