Ameriprise VolunteersThank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer with Good Shepherd Food Bank.  Your generous donation of time and talent makes an impact in the fight against hunger and allows us to fulfill our mission of providing food to hungry Maine families from Kittery to Fort Kent! Volunteering is a great way to make new friends, learn new skills, and have fun while making a difference.

Good Shepherd Food Bank is committed to the belief that involving volunteers in its operations is a necessity for carrying out its mission of providing food for those at risk of hunger in the state of Maine. People from diverse backgrounds come to help sort and inspect donations, or assist with nutrition education or packing food for families in need.

Volunteer Opportunities

Walk-in Volunteers

Good Shepherd Food Bank has a focus on safety and a commitment to being excellent stewards of donated time and money. To ensure all volunteers have been thoroughly oriented to our mission, opportunities and safety policies, walk-in volunteers are not guaranteed to be accommodated at this time. Volunteers are strongly encouraged to contact the Volunteer Manager, Bethany Tatro prior to arriving at the Food Bank. Bethany can be reach at 207-782-3554 ext 1169 or btatro@gsfb.org.

Volunteer Groups

Are you interesting in fun team-building projects? Corporations, school groups, community groups, and more are all welcome at the Food Bank. If you have a group that would like to volunteer, we’ve got an opportunity for you!

Community Service Volunteers

Make a difference to Mainers all over the state by completing educational or court mandated  service hours at Good Shepherd Food Bank. Court mandated service volunteers must receive approval from our Volunteer Manager prior to volunteering with the Food Bank.


For more information about volunteering at Good Shepherd Food Bank contact Bethany Tatro at 207-782-3554 ext 1169 or btatro@gsfb.org.