Join Us, Won't You?

2940 Harriet Avenue S Minneapolis, MN 55408

Photo by gustavofrazao/iStock / Getty Images

Photo by gustavofrazao/iStock / Getty Images


Get Involved

Volunteering is a precious, irreplaceable resource. If you are unable to donate, please consider the gift of your time to help us serve those in need.

Provision Community Restaurant is a volunteer-based organization.  

Without the generosity and kindness of volunteers like you, we would not exist!

Who can volunteer?

  • Volunteers must be at least 10 years of age and those under 18 years of age must provide a signed waiver and be accompanied by a parent or guardian

  • Group volunteering is encouraged!

  • Individuals and groups can sign up for one service, or for a regular shift each week or month

  • Volunteers will be trained and supervised by Provision Community Restaurant Staff

When can you Volunteer?

  • Volunteers are needed Wednesday-Saturday between 4 p.m. and 9 p.m daily 

  • Shifts are 2.5 hours (or more depending on availability)

What Roles are needed?

  • Host/Greeter-welcoming guests and directing them through dining experience from check-in to making contributions

  • Dishwasher-washing dishes during and after meal service   

  • Server-family-style service (large platters and bowls served and refilled as needed)   

  • Busser-clearing dishes during and after meal service    

Additional Volunteer Tasks


  • Set tables for dinner service

  • Prepare service stations with serving utensils, extra silverware, napkins, etc

  • Prepare beverages (coffee, water) for service


  • Clear and wipe tables and chairs

  • Sweep/Mop dining area

  • Clean all dishes, cooking and preparation surfaces, sink and equipment

  • Take garbage and recyclables to proper disposal area