Get involved

Help grow and strengthen the hunger relief network in Carver County with the goal of eliminating food insecurity in our communities.

Find Food Carver County is a collaborative effort.

Volunteer at the Free Food Distributions

Volunteer to help at the free food distributions in Chaska and Norwood Young America. Volunteers are needed to pack produce, sort food items, distribute food into vehicles, and more. There are tasks for people of all ages and abilities. Click here for more information or to sign up. Typically distributions are scheduled the first Friday of the month in Norwood Young America and the third Thursday of the month in Chaska.

Join the Carver County Hunger Relief Collaborative

The Collaborative meets once a month to discuss trends, share resources, and explore opportunities for collaboration. New members are always welcome. To learn more, contact us at

Additional Volunteer Opportunities

Bountiful Basket Food Shelf is piloting a snack program for all Eastern Carver County School District Schools so students who otherwise would not have access to a snack during the school day. Snack donations are needed, but they must be Smart Snacks approved so they meet nutritional requirements. Purchase approved items directly from their Amazon wish list.

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His House Foundation Abundance Program 

Volunteer opportunities include picking up food donations from local businesses, delivering food and essentials to families, weeding/harvesting food at the Abundance Farm in Chanhassen, and more

The Humanity Alliance

Volunteer opportunities include preparing meals, delivering meals, picking up food rescue, and more.