Food for People

The Food Bank for Humboldt County

Job Opportunities

Food for People is the official food bank for Humboldt County. As we grow, we are in search of dedicated, energetic and motivated individuals to join us in our mission to help fight hunger and improve the health and well-being of our community.
If you would like to apply for one of our positions and become part of our team, download the employment application and follow the instructions included in the job description of your interest.

Bilingual CalFresh Outreach Specialist: We are looking for an outgoing individual to work alongside our various food distribution programs (such as Mobile Produce Pantry, Choice Pantry, Senior Programs, Pantry Network, Free Produce Markets) as bilingual CalFresh Outreach Specialist. This position is focused on providing technical assistance and support, in both Spanish and English, for individuals and households who are interested in applying for CalFresh benefits. (CalFresh is a program that helps eligible low-income households purchase the foods they need for good health.) This position works with our team of outreach staff to educate about CalFresh as a resource for purchasing healthy foods at stores and farmers' markets, pre-screen households for CalFresh eligibility, and provide on-site application assistance and telephone follow-up. Click here to view the job posting, qualifications, and application instructions, and click here to read the full job description

Volunteer Opportunities

If you would like to be a part of what we do at Food for People, please consider becoming a volunteer! We rely on a diverse pool of volunteers daily to provide support for each of our programs. If you are interested in sharing your time and talents with us, email our Volunteer Coordinator. We will do our best to find the best possible match for your skills and interests.