WBC is providing 10 volunteers on May 19 and June 25 to sort and pack food at the Capital Area Food Bank’s DC distribution center. The volunteer community is one of the charitable organization’s most important resources. Each year, volunteers save the food bank millions of dollars while helping to feed the DMV community. The WBC Community Services Committee is coordinating this outstanding monthly volunteer opportunity.

Capital Food Bank
DC Distribution Center
4900 Puerto Rico Avenue, NE
Washington, DC, 20017


We are looking for volunteers (limit to 10 volunteers per month) to help on the following dates:

Thursday, May 19 – 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm – HAMMERHEADS ONLY

Saturday, June 25 – 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Volunteers must be at least 12 years old!

All volunteers MUST sign a COVID-19 Waiver, click HERE to download the waiver. Volunteer under the age of 18 must have the waiver signed by parent or legal guardian. In accordance with the DC Government and/or CDC recommendations, all volunteers MUST BE VACCINATED and are required to wear a mask or face covering at all times in the facility over their mouth and nose. Due to a limited supply of masks and Capital Area Food Bank is asking volunteers bring their own if possible. Find more information about CDC’s recommendations regarding the use of cloth face coverings HERE. All volunteers, guests, and staff are required to have their temperature taken by touchless scanner when entering our facilities. 

About Capital Area Food Bank
The Capital Area Food Bank leads our region’s efforts to provide good, healthy food to people struggling with hunger and food insecurity. Each year, we source and distribute the food for over 45 million meals.