Volunteer Signup

Volunteering at BHOB – Sign Up

Thank you for your interest in volunteering at Bethlehem House of Bread. This page lets you sign up for two volunteer shifts:

1) Food Pantry Shopping Support: Volunteers guide guests through the food pantry to help them select food that meets their needs.

2) Stocking Food Pantry Shelves: You’ll assist with a variety of needs including carrying boxes from the delivery van to the pantry and storeroom, shelving donated foods, breaking down empty boxes for recycling, and maintaining the cleanliness of the pantry.

For all other volunteer opportunities, see this page.

Important to Know

  • Volunteers must sign up for a shift ahead of time.
  • First-time volunteers will need to sign a waiver on the day of your shift.
  • You can sign up for multiple shifts at the same time.
  • Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Groups are welcome – for groups of 3 or more, please email us to schedule.
  • First-time volunteers are trained upon arrival.

Tips for Signing Up Online

  • From the pull-down menus, select the shift(s) and day(s) that interest you.
  • Select “view calendar” to choose your day(s) of choice.
  • Available days will populate in threes and indicate how many spaces are available. If you need to go further out, hit the “show more” button.
  • Select “sign me up” and then “finalize sign up details” (You must select both) – if you are signing up for multiple shifts/days, select “sign me up” for each day you’re interested in and then select “finalize sign up details” to complete your sign up.
  • Fill in the appropriate information and then hit the “submit” button.
  • You’ll get a confirmation email (be sure to check your spam folder). Note: Those with Gmail accounts it may take up to a couple hours for the email to come.

Visit our FAQs for additional information. If you have any problems signing up for a shift online or would prefer to do it over the phone (or email), call us at 503-639-3181 extension 1.