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Food warehouse volunteer

This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

Our FareShare Glasgow and the West of Scotland warehouse saves good quality surplus food from going to waste and redistributes it to charities working with some of the most vulnerable people in the community, including homeless people, elderly people, children, refugees and people suffering mental and physical health problems. We are always looking for volunteers to help out in the warehouse - receiving deliveries, shelving stock, maintaining inventories and sorting orders. You can watch a short video on our warehouse and how we support the local community here: You can volunteer in the warehouse either individually or as a group.

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Benefits to self

Increase your confidence, meet new people, enhance existing skills and learn new skills, boost your CV, feel good factor, and be part of the local community. This list is not exhaustive!

Benefits to others

Help provide food for people who would otherwise go without, give back to the local community, make connections with new people.


FareShare Glasgow and the West of Scotland, 1070 South Street, Glasgow G14 0AP

Training available

We provide a health and safety briefing and all necessary health and safety clothing (e.g. steel toe capped boots, hi-vis vest, gloves, etc.) before you begin.

Hours per week


PVG required

  • TypeElderly People, Employability, Environmental, Health and Wellbeing, Housing and Homelessness, Integration, Mental Health, One-offs, Welfare Rights, Young People, Other

Employability skills

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  • 90 John Street, Glasgow G1 1JH
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  • +44 (0) 141 567 5000