Volunteer with IFT

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteering with the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) is about more than just getting involved. It’s about learning, collaborating, and supporting a global community that is working together to help feed the planet safety, nutritiously, and sustainability. Help advance the future of food and the food innovation profession. Get involved today!

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Top 3 Reasons Why IFT Members Volunteer

  • Expand professional and personal network
  • Develop Leadership and communication skills
  • Contribute to the profession

Volunteer Locally

IFT Regional Sections are a great way to volunteer in your local area. Learn more.

IFT K-12 Call for Volunteers

Explore IFT resources and volunteer opportunities in the K-12 pipeline to food science.

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Make an impact in your area of expertise!

Volunteering for one of IFT’s 24 Topical Divisions is a great way to take an active part in shaping the future of food in your area of expertise.

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