Volunteer With FISH

FISH has ongoing volunteer needs. All areas of FISH services need multiple volunteers are a time. We are always onboarding new volunteers. Please contact Lane Meyer, Director of Operations (lane@nvfish.com), for ALL volunteer opportunities. Once we've established contact, we'll set up a face-to-face appointment to discuss ways you can help.
Phone  775-882-FISH (3474)

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On-going Opportunities

  • Food Bank
    • Organize food shelves
    • Fulfill family and single food grant orders
    • Intake food donations
    • Busy and friendly environment
  • Family Dining Room
    • Monday-Saturday 3:00PM-5:30PM
    • Serve hot meals
    • Keep dining and seating areas clean
  • Thrift Stores: Carson City, Minden, Mound House
    • Keep store items organized and clean
    • Take in donations
    • Assist customers
    • Work with friends FISH staff
  • Intake and Referral Specialist
    • Must have a background in Social Care Work
    • Interview community applicants for FISH services
    • Work one-on-one with a client
    • Offer programs and guidance for their journey
    • Listen with compassion
    • Motivate clients to take the initiative  to succeed
  • Data Entry
    • Computer knowledge is recommended  

Special Event Opportunities

  • Special Fundraising Events
    • Empty Bowls
    • Have A Heart/ Celebrity Waiters
  • Holiday Events
    • Turkey Drive
    • Trick or Treat
    • Holiday Basket Drive
  • Semi-Annual newsletter mailings: April and October
    • fold and label newsletters
    • About 2500-3000 newsletters


Community Partners

rotary club carson city logo
carson city chamber of commerce logo
carson city better business  bureau logo

hhs carson city logo
western nevada college logo
cc circles logo
pets of the homeless logo
reno sparks gospel mission logo
reno sparks gospel mission logo