Volunteer Application Form

Please complete this application form if you are interested in becoming an Eden Food for Change volunteer.


If you are a high school student, please read the following:


If you live in the following postal codes L5L, L5M, L5N, please feel free to complete the application as this is our service area.


For students outside our service area, regrettably, due to the number of student applications we receive, we would be unable to accommodate you. Please Google Food Banks near you for other volunteering opportunities:)


Note: Changes due to Covid-19


Once you complete your application to volunteer with us, you will be placed on our wait list. We will contact you when we have an opening. Right now, due to Covid-19, we have a reduced volunteer capacity, so the wait list will be delayed until things get back to a 'new normal'. Thank you!





Personal Information


Please enter the following personal information.



Demographic Information


Contact Information


Service Preference


Please check all that apply. Summer shifts are only available to students who are not in summer school.



Program Participant Interaction


Are you interested in volunteering in a role with high levels of interaction with program participants (e.g. food bank service, fresh produce box distribution) or low levels of interaction with program participants (e.g. warehouse, fresh produce box assembly, donation pickups)?




Shift Service


Our shift volunteers serve in a variety of roles. These positions require a commitment to show up every week for the same shift at one of our locations. (For some positions, police checks will be required.)


Our Battleford site is at 3051 Battleford Rd (at Winston Churchill Blvd). Our Unity site is at 3185 Unity Drive, near the 403 and Winston Churchill Blvd. Our starred locations are satellite sites, and positions at these sites are available to adults only.


Please select all site/time combinations that work for you. If you are not interested in this type of position, please skip to the next section.




Other Service


Please indicate which other roles or programs you would be interested in participating in below (+ indicates position is open only to adults). These roles may require evening or weekend availability.





Skills


Please indicate any special skills.



Motivation


Please tell us your motivation for volunteering with Eden Food for Change. If you are volunteering to satisfy a court order or similar request, please indicate the number of hours, their due date, and the day they were assigned.



Experience

Please describe any employment, volunteer or personal experiences which you think might be relevant to volunteering with Eden Food for Change.



Personality

How would someone close to you describe you?



Email Preferences


We like to keep volunteers informed of important news, schedules, and volunteer opportunities by email, however will not send you any email you prefer not to receive. Use the checkboxes below to select the kinds of email you would like to receive from us.



Confirmation of Information

I confirm that the above information is complete and accurate. I understand that falsification of the information provided in this application will disqualify me from volunteer service.