Food Pantry – Volunteers

The LUM Protein Food Pantry & Westside Food Pantry needs volunteers each Thursday and Friday mornings for load in, data entry and general duties. For a more detailed volunteer job descriptions, please see below.

If you wish to volunteer at the LUM Food Pantries, click the links below to sign up online:

You may also email or call (foodpantry@lumserve.org | 765-423-2691)


Data Entry Volunteer

Volunteer Job Title: Data Entry Volunteer
LUM Protein Food Pantry, 525 N 4th St., Lafayette, IN
– LUM Westside Food Pantry, Unitarian Universalist Church, 333 Meridian St, West Lafayette, IN
Days/Hours: Thursdays or Fridays
from 9 :45 a.m. – 1 p.m.
A regular commitment is requested.
Job Description: Provide basic input of LUM client data into database
Requirements: TMUST BE TRAINED – check-in clients, enter clients into the LUM database. If not trained, call 765-423-2691 for information.
Contact: Nina Morgan & Larry Guentert, LUM Food Pantry program directors
foodpantry@lumserve.org | 765-423-2691

Volunteer – General Duties

Volunteer Job Title: General Duties
LUM Protein Food Pantry, 525 N 4th St., Lafayette, IN
– LUM Westside Food Pantry, Unitarian Universalist Church, 333 Meridian St, West Lafayette, IN
Days/Hours: Thursdays or Fridays
from 8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
A regular commitment is requested.
Job Description: Distribute food at the LUM Protein Food Pantry. Set up pantry, organize bags of food, Distribute bags of food, greet clients, disinfect area before & after each interaction, break down, clean up & disinfect pantry
Requirements: Good customer service skills needed and the ability to lift boxes of food is desired. A regular commitment is requested.
Contact: Nina Morgan & Larry Guentert, LUM Food Pantry program directors
foodpantry@lumserve.org | 765-423-2691

Volunteer – Load In

Volunteer Job Title: Load In Volunteer
LUM Protein Food Pantry, 525 N 4th St., Lafayette, IN
– LUM Westside Food Pantry, Unitarian Universalist Church, 333 Meridian St, West Lafayette, IN
Days/Hours: Thursdays 0r Fridays
from 8:45 – 11 a.m.
A regular commitment is requested.
Job Description: Load In food deliveries and donations at the LUM Protein Food Pantry. Move food from truck to pantry; must be able to lift 30 pound boxes; assist in packaging up food; disinfect, sanitize & clean pantry.
Good customer service skills needed and the ability to lift boxes of food is desired. A regular commitment is requested.
Contact: Nina Morgan & Larry Guentert, LUM Food Pantry program directors
foodpantry@lumserve.org | 765-423-2691

For more information, please email or call (foodpantry@lumserve.org | 765.423.2691)