How Can You Get Involved?The Caring Ministry’s success in serving our community is only accomplished through the generosity and hard work of our volunteers. Consider joining this exciting ministry through one of the following volunteer opportunities available.

Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms.” 1 Peter 4:10

Client Choice Pantry Help clients during their appointments select food for their family from our Ruth Kammer Food Pantry. Client choice is available several times a week. Check with ministry director for availability.

ElderShare Tuesday  Help senior citizens through our client choice food pantry as well as carry an additional 20lb box of food to their car.
Current Volunteer Sign In
To log into your volunteer portal, please click the volunteer tab below.
Reception Be the first smiling face people see when they enter our facility, answer phones, check in clients and file. Reception opportunities are available Monday through Thursday from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Food Truck Deliveries
Our food delivery truck typically arrives on the morning of the first Thursday of each month. We are always looking for additional help to unload the truck, sort the delivery, and stock our shelves.
Food Pick-Up The Caring Ministry receives food donations from several local organizations (Save-A-Lot, Rutter’s, Sheetz, Bethesda Mission, Catholic Harvest, York County Food Bank) and is looking for individuals who can pick up donations on selected days and deliver them to our facility.
Pantry Volunteers Every Monday morning, our pantry volunteers gather to fill food bags for the week, refill and organize our food shelves, and help with general task items to make our pantry run well. 
New Volunteer Sign Up
To sign up for any of our available volunteer opportunities, please click the volunteer tab below.

CAP Application Agent Through the York County CAP program, the Caring Ministry is able to submit applications for utility relief for Columbia Gas customers. We provide training to anyone interested in helping our clients process these applications.

Fundraising Help Throughout the year, we offer several fundraising opportunities for people to contribute to the Caring Ministry. We rely on the success of the programs to sustain our mission and work in the community. We are always needing volunteers to help make these efforts a success.
Financial Contributions When you give financially to the Caring Ministry, you are directly impacting and improving the lives of those who live right here in our community. Your contributions help to fund our many outreach programs. Contributions may be mailed to The Caring Ministry, 225 East Market Street, York, PA 17403 or submitted online here.
To sign up or inquire about any of these opportunities, email us, or call our director, James Epperly at 717-848-8869 Ext. 4.