***Due to COVID-19, we are working with less volunteers than usual in order to maintain proper social distancing. The health of our volunteers and clients is of the upmost importance to us.*** 


How to Volunteer (Individuals):

1) For a quick sign-up to volunteer at our resale shop, please click the link(s) below. Please note volunteers must be high school age or older.



2) To volunteer on a consistent basis in the other areas of our ministry, we ask all individual volunteers to: sign up below to attend one Volunteer Orientation and complete a Volunteer Application. At the orientation, you will learn about our ministry and go on a tour of our facilities. Please note individual volunteers must be college age or older to volunteer at the food pantry/warehouse. For court-appointed community service, you must instead call 281-499-8833 and ask to speak to Shay.


Hours of Operation: The food pantry is open Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 10am-12pm to the clients and the warehouse is open Monday – Friday from 8am-3pm.


Volunteer Application Form (<~ Click to access)


Upcoming Volunteer Orientations: (Click dates below to sign up)


How to Volunteer (Groups):

All group volunteer opportunities have been temporarily postponed due to COVID-19 (coronavirus). Please check back in the future!


Future Volunteer Opportunities:

Volunteers are an integral part of East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry! Each month hundreds of volunteers donate their time and talents to help our community. Our volunteer opportunities are always changing. Listed below are some additional positions at EFBHNM.

  • Fundraising: join our Empty Bowls committee
  • Special Events: volunteering at our annual Empty Bowls fundraiser, Outrun Hunger Family 5K Walk & Run,  holiday baskets, school supplies drive, etc.
  • General Ministry: helping with administrative tasks behind-the-scenes such as data entry, etc.


Please contact jordan@humanneeds.org with any questions!