Events

Oct
28
Sat
Help Set Up at Abundance! @ McGavick Conference Center, Clover Park Technical College
Oct 28 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Abundance Web Banner

There are many ways to share your Abundance in support of Emergency Food Network! This year’s event will feature a delicious dinner, exciting live and silent auctions, and a meaningful opportunity to give back to your community. Proceeds from this special night will provide emergency food for our neighbors in Pierce County.

Volunteers are needed to help us with set up! Tables need unloaded, chairs set up, linens put out, and decorations displayed. A continental breakfast will be provided.

Volunteer Session: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Volunteer positions at the event are also available! Click here to learn more

To Register to Volunteer: Please contact Merrit Reed, EFN’s Coordinator of Volunteers at (253) 584-1040 or email merrit@efoodnet.org.

Be a Volunteer at EFN’s Abundance Dinner & Auction! @ McGavick Conference Center, Clover Park Technical College
Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Abundance Web Banner

There are many ways to share your Abundance in support of Emergency Food Network! This year’s event will feature a delicious dinner, exciting live and silent auctions, and a meaningful opportunity to give back to your community. Proceeds from this special night will provide emergency food for our neighbors in Pierce County. To make this event a success, volunteers are needed! This event is guaranteed to be a good time!

Volunteer Session: 4:00 – 10:00 pm

Volunteer Positions:

  • Guest Registrars (8 positions)
  • Raffle Sellers (4 positions)
  • Live Auction Recorders and Runner (3 positions)
  • Silent Auction Floor Assistants (2 positions)
  • Live Auction Spotters (4-6 positions)
  • Cake Modelers! (3-4 positions)

Whole Foods will be providing dinner to all volunteers!

To Register to Volunteer: Please contact Merrit Reed, EFN’s Coordinator of Volunteers at (253) 584-1040 or email merrit@efoodnet.org. The minimum age to volunteer is 18.

Nov
18
Sat
Help Set Up at Empty Bowls! @ Charles Wright Academy
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Empty Bowls is an annual fundraising event where attendees can choose from more than 1,500 bowls to purchase for the home and as holiday gifts. Ceramic, glass, and wooden bowls are donated to EFN by local artists. After purchasing bowls, guests are served a bowl of soup (in a separate bowl) donated by local restaurants.

Volunteers are needed to help with event set up! Tables need unloaded, bowls need displayed, and the dining room needs assembled and decorated!

Volunteer Session: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Volunteer positions are also available at the event from 12:00 – 4:30 pm! Go here to learn more!

To Register to Volunteer: Please contact Merrit Reed, EFN’s Coordinator of Volunteers, at (253) 584-1040 or email merrit@efoodnet.org.

Be a Volunteer at Empty Bowls! @ Charles Wright Academy
Nov 18 @ 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Empty Bowls is an annual fundraising event where attendees can choose from more than 1,500 bowls to purchase for the home and as holiday gifts. Ceramic, glass, and wooden bowls are donated to EFN by local artists. After purchasing bowls, guests are served a bowl of soup (in a separate bowl) donated by local restaurants. To make this event a success, volunteers are needed!

Volunteer Session: 12:00 – 4:30 pm

Volunteer Positions Available:

  • Check Out Clerks (cashiers and line managers)
  • Floor Managers  (in the bowl display room and dining room)
  • Photo Booth Crew
  • Greeters and Sign Holders
  • Event set up positions are available from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Go here to learn more!

To Register to Volunteer: Please contact Merrit Reed, EFN’s Coordinator of Volunteers, at (253) 584-1040 or email merrit@efoodnet.org.