Esperanza Center hosts mobile food pantries throughout the year, providing groceries to individuals and families in need throughout our community in partnership with River Bend Food Bank, who provides the food. Volunteers help unload trucks, distribute food and assist those participating in the food pantry.
For times and locations of other River Bend Food Bank mobile food pantries, please call 563-345-6490 ext. 200.
Each pantry typically needs 40-50 volunteers to assist with loading and unloading of food, hosting our guests as they receive groceries and more. Volunteer sign-up will begin January 1, 2018 (Note: Times are tentative and will be confirmed closer to the pantry,
- Saturday, March 3, 2018 – 10am to 1pm
- Saturday, June 9, 2018 – 10am to 1pm
- Saturday, October 27, 2018 – 10am to 1pm