Volunteer

Volunteers play an essential role in our ability to give exceptional services to the people we serve. Working together as a team, you, along with PROP’s staff and Board of Directors, contribute to the health, livability and vitality of Eden Prairie and Chanhassen.

Come join the PROP Family!

“Everyone at PROP tries to always do the right thing helping clients. I am proud to be part of the volunteer team.” – PROP volunteer

Questions? Please contact prop@propfood.org

Already a Volunteer

Want to Become a Volunteer?

Volunteer FAQ's

Volunteering at Prop

PROP has a variety of volunteer opportunities within food operations, front office, and support systems. All volunteer positions are weekly ongoing commitments, with a commitment of at least 30 hours of service over a three month period. Orientation and training sessions are required for all volunteer positions except special projects or drivers. Learn more about the positions, hours and responsibilities by filling out our online application.

Volunteer FAQ’s

Q: Who can volunteer at PROP?

A: PROP welcomes all who would like to volunteer

 

Q: Is there an age minimum to volunteer at PROP?

A: Those 14+ years old can work on-site at our food shelf

 

Q: Is there a time commitment to volunteer at PROP?

A: If you are volunteering for a committee or a special project, this would be dependent on the staff. All other roles (food shelf, office, drivers), we prefer a commitment of at least 3 months.

 

Q: Are there events my family can volunteer at?

A: Adults and families with children under 14 can volunteer at many PROP events, including our annual Empty Bowls fundraiser in February, the annual Postal Drive in May, and various food drive pop-ups at local groceries around the city.

Learn more about the positions, hours and responsibilities by filling out our online application.

Featured News

Holiday Gift Program 2021

Holiday Gift Program 2021

Back by popular demand, we are excited to share our Holiday Program for 2021. This special program provides seniors and families with kids $30 gift cards for the holiday. PROP clients love this program to help ease the financial burden they experience during the...

read more
Food Mart

Food Mart

We are committed to maintaining a safe and healthy food shelf for all.   Nutritious and healthy foods for individuals, families, and seniors. Welcome to PROP's Food Mart   SHOP BY APPOINTMENT : Call 952-937-9120 to schedule your appointment shopping time slot...

read more

Recent News

Holiday Gift Program 2021

Back by popular demand, we are excited to share our Holiday Program for 2021. This special program provides seniors and families with kids $30 gift cards for the holiday. PROP clients love this program to help ease the financial burden they experience during the...

Food Mart

We are committed to maintaining a safe and healthy food shelf for all.   Nutritious and healthy foods for individuals, families, and seniors. Welcome to PROP's Food Mart   SHOP BY APPOINTMENT : Call 952-937-9120 to schedule your appointment shopping time slot...

Join Our Team

    Job Opening 1: Employment Program Coordinator, Part-time PROP is seeking a detail-oriented, community-minded individual to join a passionate and highly collaborative social service team as an Employment Program Coordinator. The primary function of this...

50thAnniversary

Together for 50 years. Thank you!In celebration of the many wonderful supporters PROP has had over the last 50 years, please follow our journey through 50 years of service in the community on our digital media platforms. Starting September 20 and running until...