OUR VOLUNTEER STORIES
Volunteers make the world go round, especially here at Foodbank WA. Each of our volunteers is one in a melon and thanks to their support, we were able to distribute 3.7 million kilograms of food all around Western Australia in 2021.
Featured here are just a few of the incredible volunteers who make a difference in our Perth and regional branches. Read about how they make a difference and find out how you too can volunteer with your local Foodbank branch.
Volunteering is a great opportunity for people to connect with others and make life-long friends. Act Belong Commit recognises the benefits of volunteering to keeping mentally healthy and we’re proud to be partnered with Act Belong Commit.
The Golden Girls
As golden, warm and cozy as a roast spud, our very own Golden Girls have made a name for themselves in our Community Kitchen. The Golden Girls are proud of the difference they make in the kitchen, preparing healthy and nutritious meals going directly to those who need them most.
When you walk into the warehouse and see Viktor, you can’t help but smile because he is always smiling! Viktor volunteers 3-4 days a week and he loves that each day is different; working with different teams but working towards a common goal.
If you need a go-to person in the Perth Warehouse, find Fiona. Fiona has been with us for two and half years and truly we just don’t know what we’d do without her. Everyday with Fiona is an amazing day, she’s like a whirlwind in the warehouse; you name it, she can do it!