FDN would not exist without the amazing volunteers who dedicate their time to rescuing food and reducing hunger in our communities.

FDN needs reliable volunteers who can work independently. Volunteer opportunities include:

  • Food pickups and sorting 
  • Phone Team
  • Photographer
  • Volunteer Outreach 
  • Recipient Partner Support
  • Community Outreach
  • Neighborhood Food Hubs 
  • Facility Maintenance 
  • Gleaning
  • Other Skills & Contributions
Find more details about volunteer opportunities here.

Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight: Michael Koplinka-Loehr

By Elena Flash, September 2023 Mike is a lifelong Ithacan with a passion for building community.  Mike, one of 8 children, grew up in a household committed to social justice and community service.  He followed his family heritage devoting his 40 year career to human service and nonprofit management.  Mike also served Tompkins County as […]

Contact us if you are interested in volunteering with Friendship Donations Network.

(607) 216-9522