Volunteer Individuals

Thank you for your interest in volunteering onsite at Daily Bread Food Bank 

We are currently scheduling individual volunteers (18+) in the following areas:  

Please note: You should be comfortable standing for extended periods of time. Depending on the role, you should be able to lift up to 40 lbs. 

Operations Support (warehouse) 

  • Sorting/processing donated food items 
  • General cleaning and other tasks needed by the operations team 

Order Picking (warehouse) 

  • Picking orders to be sent to Daily Bread member agencies.


  • Vegetable preparation, meal preparation, assisting in daily lunch service, cleaning, and dishwashing. 

Community Meals 

  • Assist in set up and serving of meals, cleaning, and dishwashing.

New Toronto Street Food Bank 

  • Aid program participants to access food  
  • Set up and maintain food bank space (e.g., cleaning, pre-packing food, restocking shifts, sorting, portioning, and preparing perishable and bulk items) 


General Admin Support 

  • Reception, data entry, mail preparation, and special events help. 

(To volunteer in the office, please send an email along with your resume to volunteer@dailybread.ca.) 

Please note we have taken the following steps to ensure a safe environment: 

  • All visitors must wash/sanitize their hands upon arrival. 
  • Increased cleaning of all communal areas 
  • Volunteers are provided gloves and medical grade masks. 
  • Volunteers must always wear closed-toe shoes. 
  • All volunteers must be fully vaccinated. 

If you have any concerns, please contact volunteer@dailybread.ca.

Individuals requiring hours for legal directives, please contact Tira at (647) 933-6480.