Volunteer

Volunteers

The Jane B. Gearhart Full Circle Campus Food Pantry will be open to serve the campus community:

Food Pantry Fall Hours: August 21, 2017 - December 7, 2017

  • Mondays: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 3:00 p.m - 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 10:00 a.m - 2:00 p.m.

Student volunteers work weekly, two-hour shifts in the pantry for the entire session.  Applications for Spring 2018 will open on Monday, November 27th and remain open until Monday, January 8th or until they are full.

 

Apply today to be a volunteer in the Jane B Gearthart Full Circle Campus Food Pantry! We have multiple volunteer positions open to ensure that volunteers can gain a variety of skills and experiences during their time of service. The positions available are as follows: Data Leaders, Communication Leaders, General Volunteers, Garden Volunteers, Full Circle Express General Volunteers, and Full Circle Express Drivers. Please follow the corresponding links below to apply for your desired position. You may apply for multiple positions! Applications will be open until January 8th or until full. 

General Volunteers at Full Circle will help fill orders, stock shelves, portion food, keep the pantry clean, and assist clients

Communications Leaders at Full Circle will aid our Communications Coordinator. They will help in creating graphics, running social media accounts, raising campus awareness, and creating promotional materials for Full Circle. They will also help create content for our monthly food programs newsletter.

Data Leaders at Full Circle will aid our Data Coordinator in taking inventory, analyzing demographics, making food bank reports, and maintaining the database software.

Apply here to be a General Volunteer, Communication Leader, or Data Leader!

Apply Now!

Garden volunteers will be responsible for planting, harvesting, and maintaining our two gardens that provide clients with fresh produce year round. One is on campus and one is off campus. Apply here to be a Garden Volunteer!

Apply Now!

 

Full Circle Express is our new mobile nutrition assistance program that delivers food to satellite sites around Fayetteville for members of our UARK community who cannot make it to the pantry during normal operating hours. Full Circle Express has two sets of volunteers. General volunteers will fill the orders and drivers will deliver these to our satellite sites. 

Apply here to be a Full Circle Express General Volunteer or Driver!

Apply Now!

 

The pantry is always needing Extra Hands Volunteers.   To receive emails about upcoming events for which we will need a few extra hands please apply to be on our Extra Hands list. Volunteers are responsible for greeting pantry clients, filling orders, receiving donations, and stocking shelves.

If you have any questions please contact us at pantry3@uark.edu or (479) 575-7693.

A student volunteering in the Food Pantry