Our Most Current Volunteer Needs by Location:

Last Updated: April 6, 2021


Dillsburg Center

  • Pantry volunteers Monday and Wednesday afternoons

Dover Center

  • Pantry helper to help stock shelves, assist guests as needed, help with curb-side delivery. Needed Wednesday afternoon 12:00 – 4:30pm.

Enola Center

The Enola Center is currently open on every Tuesday.

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.
  • Administrative – 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.
  • Front desk receptionist

Littlestown Center

Volunteers are needed on Thursday for evening food pantry service. Volunteers are needed especially from 5:00 – 7:00 pm in the food pantry. We can also use volunteers at the front desk, pantry desk, food pantry area and warehouse.

Mechanicsburg Center

2 Front desk receptionist: Needed Friday morning and afternoon.

Warehouse: Wednesday 12:30-4pm
Dock Receiving: M-F  flexible shifts.

New Oxford Center

Immediate help needed!

Pantry Helpers

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.

  • Mondays 12:00pm – 4pm
  • Tuesday pantry 8:30am – 12:30pm
  • Wednesday pantry 8:30am – 12:30pm
  • Thursday pantry 12pm – 4pm
  • Friday pantry 12pm – 4pm

Truck delivery/pick up 

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.

  • Typical pick up times are 10am – 2pm.

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.