We Love Our Volunteers
Volunteers are a vital part of our organization. We couldn't serve our community without the warm hearts and willing hands of those who want to make a difference in people's lives. A volunteer at The Branch will meet people from all walks of life, gain valuable experience and insight into the Nashville community, and be part of bringing hope to our neighbors in need.
How to Get Involved
Help in the Food Pantry
Sort, stock, and package food for distribution
Help distribute food to clients
Help with special projects
Deliver food to older adults and those with disabilities, or Afghan Newcomers:
Host a food drive
We will supply collection boxes and pick up the food. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Use your professional skills
We often need skilled labor: technical, mechanical, etc.
Become a Board Member
If you are interested in serving as a Board Member, email
Is there a minimum age to sign up for volunteers?
Children under 14 are welcome to volunteer when accompanied by an adult.
There aren't any opportunities for the date or time I would like to visit.
Contact the Volunteer Director at email@example.com to find a good time for you.
Are you accepting volunteer groups?
Yes! We welcome groups to volunteer together. If your family, organization, or religious group would like to come together, contact the VolunteerDirector at firstname.lastname@example.org to plan a date and time.
Are there after-hours times available?
We can accommodate after-hours volunteer opportunities occasionally. Contact us at email@example.com to see if we can make it work for you.
Check-in and out using the VolunteerLocal app.
Download the VolunteerLocal app from Google Play or the App Store after you have completed an application and signed up for a shift.