Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming a volunteer at The Open Door. Once you complete the form, click the Continue button at the bottom. You will be able to update this information at any time from the Volunteer Information Center (VIC).

Volunteer Information


Please indicate the days and times you are usually available to volunteer. This is used to help match your preferred times to the open volunteer spots. If you will be unavailable for a period of time, the drop-down boxes are where you indicate when you're unavailable.

Volunteer Roles

Following is a list of volunteer opportunities at The Open Door. They vary from being on the Mobile Pantry to gardening to being at the main Eagan Pantry.

1) Click on a role to learn more about it

2) If it sounds interesting, check the box next to it

3) After attending the Volunteer Orientation, you will receive access to the schedules for only the volunteer roles you have selected, so pick any many as you like

Skills & Experience

Check all skills that apply. If you speak a language other than English, please type the language(s) in the box below.

Emergency Contact

In the event of an emergency whom should we notify?

Employer (if applicable)

If you would like to share where you work, we may use this information when seeking new groups of volunteers.

How did you hear about us?

Please indicate how you heard about The Open Door.

Are you affiliated with any groups or clubs?

Please mark and list which groups you are involved in.

Volunteer Orientation

Learn more about The Open Door and volunteer opportunities available. Orientations are not required at this time, but are strongly recommended. They will be held virtually until furthernotice.

I Agree

I understand and agree that submitting this application form does not automatically register me as volunteer for The Open Door, and that there may be certain qualifications I must meet, including the acceptance of established volunteer policies and procedures before I may begin volunteering. I may need to complete a parent guardian/permission agreement (if under the age of 18) or a criminal background check (if 18 years of age or older) in determining my qualifications for volunteering.

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