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.

CalFresh Nutrition Education Coordinator: We are seeking an outgoing and energetic person, with a passion for teaching about healthy eating and cooking, to coordinate our Nutrition Education program. The ideal candidate is creative, self-motivated, and excited to work with diverse populations, alongside our food distribution programs, to provide exposure to healthy eating, cooking nutritious meals on a limited budget, and ways to utilize the foods available through our programs. This includes activities such as development and dissemination of recipes; coordination of cooking classes for all ages; food safety education; and CalFresh outreach and enrollment. In addition to working alongside our food distribubtion programs, the job includes developing and coordinating online cooking and nutrition classes for groups of all ages that we serve through our programs; creating online demo videos; and curating a variety of online resources that support program participants of all ages in healthy eating, meal planning, skill building, and budget shopping. Please click here for the full job posting (including application instructions and qualifications), and click here for the full job description. This position will be open until filled.


Looking for our internship page? Click here for postings, information, and instructions specific to applying for an internship.

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.