Group Volunteering

There's no better way to build up your group's team spirit and camaraderie then through volunteering. We enjoy inviting corporate, school, youth, church and other types of groups down to share in the volunteer experience here at SFBFS!

Volunteer opportunities are typically available on the following days/times:

  • Mondays,Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays sorting/distributing clothing between 9am-5pm at Oak Park facility (groups of up to 15)
  • Wednesdays sorting/distributing clothing between 12-7pm at Oak Park facility  (groups of up to 15)
  • Mondays-Fridays sorting and bagging food 9am-1pm at North Sacramento Distribution Center (groups of up to 50)
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4pm-7:15pm and Wednesdays from 10am-1:15pm at Food distributions (offsite) (groups of up to 20)


At our Oak Park facility (3333 Third Avenue, Sacramento CA 95817)
groups receive a facility tour and are placed in the Clothing program (sorting and distributing clothing to clients). Groups (can accommodate up to 15) typically arrive at SFBFS at 9:00am on a weekday, take a tour, and then volunteer for 2-5 hours.

Food distributions(12 offsite locations) are how we provide emergency groceries and nutrition education to families in need. They are farmer’s market style distributions that take place at offsite locations (church, school or community center parking lots) in North Sacramento and Oak Park. (Can accommodate up to 20)

At our Distribution Center (1951 Bell Ave, Sacramento CA 95838) groups are needed to sort and bag food for our food distributions and partner agencies. Groups will arrive at 9am, take a brief tour and volunteer until 1pm. (can accommodate up to 50)

Please contact the This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to book a group volunteer opportunity!