Our Most Current Volunteer Needs by Location:

Last Updated: June 3, 2021


Dillsburg Center

  • Front desk receptionist: volunteers needed most days Mornings & Afternoons.
  • Mobile Food Pantry: need help twice a month to deliver and give away food in Lewisberry, York Haven, and Goldsboro.

Dover Center

Dover Center has all of their needs met!


Enola Center

Monday: 1 morning volunteer to stock shelves
Tuesday: 2 warehouse/stocking volunteers 8:30-12:30pm & 2 volunteers for 12-4pm
  • must be able to lift
Every third Tuesday: 4-6pm
2 pantry volunteers
1 USDA deskThursday: 2  pantry volunteers 12-4pm
Thursday: 2 warehouse/stocking volunteers 8:30-12:30p & 2 volunteers for 12-4pm
  • must be able to lift

We are looking for volunteers who have a passion for nutrition and cooking.

Volunteers who are encouragers by nature who would like to be a part of a team who make calls and/or e-mails to specific guests who are involved in one of our classes.

Volunteers who were/are a registered nurse to help tutor some CNA students before they take their tests.

Hanover Center

  • Pantry helpers: to help stock shelves, assist guests as needed, help with curb-side delivery. Help needed on Tuesday’s & Friday’s for both shifts. 8:30am – 12:30pm, 12pm – 4:30pm
  • Parking helpers: willing to move around frequently and do not mind inclement weather.  Help needed on Monday and Wednesday. If interested, please call Andrew at (717) 698-3365, press x509.
  • Pantry desk help: signing guests up for food appointments, answer phones, multi-task, schedule appointments. Help needed Tuesday afternoons, Friday morning and Friday afternoon. 8:30am – 12:30pm, 12pm – 4:30pm
  • Front desk receptionist: scheduling on the calendar, paperwork for guests, opening/closing the lobby, greeting guests, light filing, informing others about our resources and area referrals.  If interested, please call the front desk at (717) 698-3365, press x501.

Littlestown Center

Volunteers are needed for various positions! We can also use volunteers at the front desk, pantry desk, food pantry area and warehouse.

We are in need of volunteers for Thursday morning, 9 – 12:30 and evening 5:00-7:00 & For Friday 9:00 – 12:30.

Mechanicsburg Center

2 Front desk receptionist: Needed Friday morning and afternoon.

Hospitality/Kitchen Volunteer: Needed Monday and Wednesday mornings & Monday through Thursday afternoons.

Dock Receiving: M-F  flexible shifts.

New Oxford Center

Immediate help needed!

Front desk receptionist: Needed Thursday afternoon.

A front desk receptionist is a wonderful position for those who multi-task well. Our front desk volunteers 1.  answer the phones and give referrals as needed 2. keep records of scheduled guests and appointments 3. sign guests up for different programs 4. help file and 5. other duties as needed, for example: pray with guests as needed.

Pantry Helpers: Wednesday pantry 8:30am – 12:30pm & Thursday pantry 12pm – 4pm.

Our pantry volunteer responsibilities are more people oriented. They welcome all guests into the pantry and also receive our food donations. Pantry volunteers assist guests with their shop in a most friendly manner and also help bring a loaded shopping cart up our parking lot ramp. The pantry volunteer also restocks shelves and help maintain a clean pantry area.

Truck delivery/pick up: Typical pick up times are 10am – 2pm.

Our volunteers will drive to local stores to pick up pre-arranged weekly donations. Our volunteer may use a NHM vehicle or their personal vehicle. This position asks for strength to lift and load food when picking up and then again when arriving at the center.

West Shore Center

  • Front desk receptionist: Needed Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning and afternoon, Thursday afternoon, and Friday morning and afternoon.
  • Food appointment scheduler: Needed Monday morning and afternoon, Tuesday  afternoon, and Thursday morning.
  • Pantry worker: Needed Monday morning and afternoon, Thursday morning, and Friday morning.
  • Warehouse worker: Needed Monday morning, Wednesday afternoon, and Friday morning.
  • Job Junction: Volunteer needed periodically to help guests with their job search and resume writing.