Chesapeake Cares Food Pantry

More Than A Bag Of Groceries

Serve at the Food Pantry

Hundreds of volunteers serve in various ways and on various teams, with opportunities are available Tuesday through Saturday, and we’d love to have you join our team. Check out our teams below and sign up for the one that is right for you! 

Family Serving Opportunities
We love it when families serve at the Food Pantry together!  Youth ages 10-15  may serve while accompanied by an adult family member. We have family serving opportunities on our Home Delivery, Advance, and Community Service Teams.  


Pantry opening team

Support families in need through a variety of activities during our Food Pantry openings.

Schedule: Weekdays, mornings, and/or evenings

home delivery team

Deliver prepared food and household boxes to homebound seniors in our community.

Schedule: Family-friendly opportunity with distributions taking place twice a month.

advancement team

Pack food and household boxes, assemble school backpack meals, compile resource packets, and more, all for our weekly distributions.

Schedule: Flexible; weekdays, mornings and afternoons.

community service team

Engage in Summer & Autumn harvesting opportunities by  picking up and dropping off donations from our partner retailers and farm stands. Reliable transportation is a must.

Schedule: Weekday mornings, once or twice a week.

prayer team

Be among the warriors who pray for our Ministry and the families we serve.

Schedule: Flexible