Our volunteers are the heartbeat of Tiny Home Takeout. Please contact us below if you are interested in joining us and learning about our flexible shift options and time commitment.
Frequently Asked Questions
Fill out the contact form below and we will provide you with all the information you need to join our team!
There is a volunteer information form that needs to be filled out and we require a Vulnerable Sector Police Record Check – we will give you the letter necessary to get it completed. We will also reimburse the $20 upon request.
We do not have any set expectations in terms of the amount of time you must volunteer regularly, but we do ask that you stick around for the duration of the entire shift as much as possible. The shifts are 3 & 4 hours in duration (see below). Note: Volunteers schedule themselves based on their availabilty using the 7Shifts app.
10am-2pm Tuesday to Saturday
The prep crew – during this shift volunteers prepare all the ingredients for the calzones and the daily bite, they work on dough, and prepare the kitchen for the evenings service.
2pm-6pm Tuesday to Saturday
The afternoon crew helps tidy up the morning, and helps to turn all the ingredients into the delicious bite of the day. The rolling of the dough as well as the saucing and calzone dressing begins during this shift.
4pm-8pm Tuesday to Saturday
This is the service shift – this is where all the food we worked on during the day makes it way out to our customers. There are indoor positions and outdoor positions during this shift – please dress ready for the weather!
10am-1pm Tuesday to Saturday
The sandwich making crew makes sandwiches and prepares meal bags for the delivery team in the evening.
6pm – 8pm Tuesday to Friday
The satellite crew – during this shift, volunteers pack a vehicle with food and drive to a nearby Tiny Home Takeout satellite location. They set up outside the Tiny Home and serve food to those in the community. Any leftover food is then dropped off at a shelter before returning to THT. Please dress for the weather.