As a community based organization, we love working with a diverse group of passionate people. If you don’t see an opportunity that suits you below, please contact us. We can often find a fit for your skills, interests and time.
In order to apply to any of the positions below, please complete the application form at the bottom of this page.
Love harvesting fruit? Great with supervising volunteers? Lead gleaning teams to pick fruit for donation.
Gleaning Captains will lead fruit picks. They will be responsible to pick up tools and equipment prior to the pick, orient and supervise the fruit gleaners, record fruit pick data, and deliver fruit to a community partner organization. The Gleaning Captain must have access to a vehicle and be available to pick fruit 1-4 days each month from June to October. They will get to take home some fresh fruit for their efforts.
Love harvesting fruit? Help us glean fruit for donations for the Richmond Food Bank. Volunteers will also receive an individual share of the harvest.
Fruit Gleaners will help pick fruit from fruit trees throughout Richmond. They must be punctual and able to follow instructions given by their Gleaning Captain. They will also get to take home some fresh fruit for there efforts.
Are you passionate about food security? Do you want to help enhance the wide range of food security programs RFSS offers? Join our team and we’ll work to match projects with your skills and interests.