VOOM! is a monthly volunteer program that will broaden your awareness of volunteer needs in our community while providing an opportunity to learn about a variety of organizations and options where you can make a difference.

VOOM! is a tour de volunteering – providing help to those in need around our community. Each month a new opportunity and activity will be featured.

VOOM! gives volunteers a chance to provide assistance to those in need and positively impact the Pittsburgh area.

VOOM! is a group activity – sign up solo or bring some friends!

Come once, come twice, come to them all!


August: Gleaning

Friday, August 25, 2017 – Gleaning volunteers get a chance to experience working farms in Southwestern PA, while partnering with farmers to help families in their own community. Gleaned produce is picked up at the farm, taken back to the Food Bank then distributed.

September: Challah Baking

Thursday, September 7, 2017 – The Squirrel Hill Community Food Pantry serves more than 850 people every year. This year, we can help ensure that every Rosh Hashanah table includes a fresh, made with love, kosher challah.