Get Involved

Get Involved



We have a lot of ways to get plugged in! Join us for food shelf distributions, food shelf prep, cooking classes, Latino Outreach, community meal, Bible study, service projects, summer homeless outreach, and more!

If you would like to volunteer or want more information about specific ways to get involved, please fill out the Volunteer Interest Form or email volunteer [at] sourcemn [dot] org.


Volunteer Interest Form



Volunteers Needed

Volunteer Opportunities: Fill out the Volunteer Interest Form to be contacted about volunteering!

  • Wednesdays
    • Food Shelf – Volunteers needed 11 am-1 pm, 1-3 pm, 3-5 pm, and 5-7 pm (this is our busiest day and we are in need of volunteers especially between 1-5pm)
  • Thursdays
    • ESL Class 2:30-3:30 (Seasonal) (teachers or child care needed)
    • Cooking class – 4 pm – 6 pm
    • Community dinner 6pm
    • Bible Study – 6:30pm – 8pm
  • Fridays
    • Food Shelf Prep – Volunteers needed 1-3 pm and 3-5 pm
  • Saturdays
    • Food Shelf: 4th Saturdays of the Month (3rd in November and December) – Volunteers needed 9:00-11:30 am.
    • Source Work Days: 1st Saturdays of the Month* – 8:30 am – 12 pm (This works well if you desire to bring a group from your organization, church, school, etc.)


Also need volunteers to join teams that are involved with the following:

  • Make Homeless Meals or Snack Packs
    • Churches with commercial kitchens can put together homeless snack bags (a bag lunch without a sandwich)
    • Church without a commercial kitchen can put together “Blessing Bags” (bag with travel toothbrush and toothpaste, socks, deodorant, granola or protein bars, inspirational notes)

If you would like to volunteer, please fill out the Volunteer Interest Form or email volunteer [at] sourcemn [dot] org.

Already signed up to volunteer? Click HERE for more information and what to expect.


Donation Items Needed:

Food items needed: Rice, canned black beans, pasta, mac and cheese, spaghetti sauce, canned tomatoes, peanut butter, jelly, canned vegetables, cereal, and tortillas. 

Women’s Drop-In items: Examples include shampoo and conditioner, soap, moisturizing facial masks, hair ties/ponytails, socks, and feminine products. 

Other needs: Diapers, laundry detergent, paper towels, and toilet paper. These are the most requested items by our food shelf recipients. 


SOURCE MN INC. P.O. BOX 8212 MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55408 612.822.5200