Thank you for your interest in becoming a Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin volunteer! Please complete this application as your first step. Once you complete the application, click the submit button at the bottom of the form. We will be in touch when you have been approved to begin your service.

Contact Information

If you only use a cell phone, you are welcome to list it as your home phone number - a required field.


Your birth date is required for the background check. You may optionally provide the other information.

Skills & Experience

Volunteers serve throughout Second Harvest. Please identify any skills or experience that you might be willing to share as a volunteer. This is not a commitment to share these skills but will help us reach out should we identify a need.


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer.

Assignment Preference

The following volunteer assignments may currently be available. Please click on the link to see more details about the position. You may click the box next to the assignment to indicate your interest. Please note there is no guarantee that you will able to serve in your preferred assignment - though we'll do our best!

Emergency Contact

In the event of an emergency, whom should we notify?


Please list your current or most recent employer, if applicable. If you will represent an employer or organization when volunteering please indicate that here as well.

Volunteer Information Center

If approved, you will have access to the "Volunteer Information Center" where volunteers may manage their schedules, update their information, and receive messages. Please select the password you would like to use to access the online Volunteer Information Center.

Volunteer Type

Do you need to complete hours for school service hours, are representing your employer, etc.? Please select the 'Volunteer Type' with which you best identify.

Physical Limitations or Health Concerns

Please let us know of any health concerns we may need to be aware of by stating Yes or None. If yes, please explain the concern.

How did you hear about this opportunity?


I Agree

I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as a Second Harvest Foodbank of Southern Wisconsin volunteer, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering.

By submitting this form I understand and agree that my photo may be used for Second Harvest Foodbank use in publications.

By submitting this form I understand and agree that a background check will be administered as a part of the application process.

By submitting this form, I attest that the information I have provided on the form is true and accurate.