Helping Businesses Reduce Hunger and Waste


Do you want to make a difference in your community?

Get Involved

Want to help? Volunteer with a food rescue agency. There are dozens throughout the Portland metropolitan area that rely heavily on volunteers.


Learn about different programs and ways to help. Connect with an agency near you by using the search tool below. Or see a list of food rescue agencies in the Portland area.


As a volunteer, you can help in many ways:

  • Provide transportation to pick up donations.
  • Prepare, serve or distribute food.
  • Sort, repack and inspect donations.
  • Organize storage facilities.
  • Support general operations.


Food rescue agencies appreciate your assistance for regular shifts or on-call basis.  Your time is very valuable to agencies and the people they serve!