Emergency Food Box Packing – Smyrna


Nacarato Distribution Center
1958 Almaville Road
Smyrna TN 37167


Individual, Group




When: Ongoing

Mornings – Tuesday – Friday of the last two weeks of the month, 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Afternoons – Tuesday – Friday of the last two weeks of the month, 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Evenings – Tuesday – Friday of the last two weeks of the month, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Volunteers are urgently needed to assist with packing food boxes to provide nourishment and hope to those in great need across Middle and West Tennessee and beyond. Specific tasks include packing food on an assembly line, opening boxes of food to replenish the assembly line stock, stacking pallets, and labeling/taping boxes.


This volunteer project takes place in a warehouse environment. Please dress appropriately for the environment and activities.

  • Closed-toe shoes are required for all volunteers’ safety. No exceptions.
  • Masks are welcome, but not required.
  • Wear comfortable clothing that you don’t mind getting a little dirty. You’ll be standing/walking much of the shift.

Special Instructions

Volunteers under the age of 18 MUST have the Youth Volunteer Waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian.

Please review our Volunteer Policies and Procedures.

This project is not eligible for Court Appointed or Tennessee Promise community service hours.

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