Second Harvest of Silicon Valley

  • Community Nutrition - Health Ambassador Volunteer


Responsibilities and Requirements: 

In this role, you will:
  • Share your passion for nutritious foods, cooking, and community engagement.
  • Share basic nutrition knowledge and food safety practices through recipes, in-line education and presentations.
  • Assist with cooking demonstrations and food sampling at our Free Grocery Programs.
  • Work alongside the Community Nutrition Team. 
  • Be part of one of the most robust and innovative food banks in the country. 
  • Add value to our program by enhancing the client experience. 
  • Complete our online Health Ambassador and Food Safety Training. 
  • Commit to a minimum of one site per month, for at least 3 months. 
  • Ability to travel within Santa Clara or San Mateo County. 
  • Comfortable engaging with diverse groups in a fast-paced setting. 
  • Bilingual in another language a plus (Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Russian, or Tagalog)
  • Must be 17+ years old. 

Please visit our volunteer website for other opportunities.

Health Ambassador opportunities require volunteers to be 17+ or older. For other volunteer opportunities, open to minors, please visit our volunteer website.