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Thank you for your interest in working for Food Gatherers. Fighting hunger is a big job and through the efforts of a small, dedicated group of employees, we distributed more than 7.8 million pounds of food in FY 2020. We look forward to gathering with you!


Development Associate

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Food Gatherers, the food bank and food rescue program serving Washtenaw County, is seeking a Development Associate to join our fundraising team.

The Development Associate is responsible for managing Food Gatherers’ peer-to-peer and third-party fundraising, supporting donor engagement efforts and stewardship (thanking donors and sharing the impact of their gifts), data collection, database support, and assisting with special events and other fundraising activities as directed.

We are seeking a highly motivated individual with strong verbal and written skills, who will enjoy a job that offers a mix of interaction with the public and working alone managing data. Ideal candidates will be passionate about our mission to alleviate hunger and eliminate its causes in our community. Currently, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this position will include work from home days and work on-site days; the schedule will be set by the employee and supervisor. Food Gatherers’ warehouse carefully follows all public health guidelines related to COVID-19.

This position is full time and the salary range starts at $38,000; experience will be taken into consideration when determining final pay. Food Gatherers offers a comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401(k) retirement plan with generous company match, paid time off (PTO), and more!

How to apply: Please send a resume and cover letter to Jordan Jackson, Human Resources Manager, at

Summer Food Service Program Mobile Driver

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Food Gatherers is hiring a mobile driver to assist with the Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)! The SFSP Mobile Driver will drive a commercial vehicle throughout Washtenaw County to assist with delivery, setup, and teardown of temporary food distributions.

Prior commercial driving experience is a plus but is not required for this position. We are seeking applicants who demonstrate excellent customer service, who like working with the general public and working with children. Because the position works closely with children and within a government program, a background check will be required.

This is a temporary, part-time position expected to last from June 7, 2021 until August 31, 2021. The SFSP Mobile Driver will work 24-30 hours per week. This position is not eligible for benefits.

To apply: Please submit a resume to with “SFSP Mobile Driver” in the subject line.

Looking for an Internship?

There are no posted internships at this time! Please check back in the future for internships.

Food Gatherers provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Food Gatherers complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Food Gatherers expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Food Gatherers employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.