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USE YOUR SKILLS TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE

With hunger in America today, the need for volunteers is critical—and the impact you have depends on the volunteer activity you choose. From fundraising to engaging your local senator, explore the volunteer opportunities below to learn more, find openings in your area and discover what's right for you.

Local

Emergency Hunger Relief

For those who want to work on the front lines, this kind of grassroots activism has an immediate impact on our communities.

Impact:immediate
Local

Champion The Cause

Inspire people in your circle of influence—friends, family, community members—to get involved, for greater impact in the fight against hunger.

Impact:immediate
Local

Local Food Access

Be a part of a sustainable solution to food insecurity by helping cultivate and harvest healthy foods for an entire growing season.

Impact:short term
Regional

Personal & Professional Skills

Share your talents and abilities to improve an organization's effectiveness.

Impact:long term
Regional

Federal Nutrition Program (FNP) Participation

Volunteer to help connect community members with resources available through food assistance programs to broaden your impact.

Impact:long term
National

Be a Hunger Advocate

Galvanize collective action for change at a local, regional or national level.

Impact:long term

From Hunger to Hope: Stories of Success

Across the country, millions have made a difference in the fight against hunger. Get inspired by stories from volunteers and organizations fighting hunger.

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Build Capacity, Inspire Change

Working with our six nonprofit partners, Hunger Volunteer Connection is working in Chicago, Orlando, Houston, Dallas and Jacksonville to expand strategic volunteerism. The goal? To engage 5,000 more volunteers in the fight against hunger.

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