Our volunteers are an important part of our team and contribute hugely to the smooth running of the work we do.  We regularly look for energetic and enthusiastic people to volunteer and support us. 

The roles are varied and include supporting our Food and Health Development team by assisting with cooking courses, cookery demonstrations, nutrition workshops, health information sessions and tasting sessions or health promotion at our fruit and vegetable stalls.

What we can offer you:

  • New skills/develop existing skills
  • Flexible Working
  • Free REHIS training: Food Hygiene; Food & Health; Eating Well for Older People; Allergy Awareness
  • Reduced prices on our food products
  • Opportunities to meet new people
  • Opportunities to increase confidence
  • Travel expense

Please get in touch to find out more.  For general enquiries please contact

E: [email protected] or T: 0131 467 7326

To gain an insight into volunteering with us read a blog post from our previous volunteer Nina about her time working with Edinburgh Community Food. he morning and has benefitted me in more ways than one.