The Banquet in Sioux Falls needs your group to sign up to help feed families in our area.    The Banquet is a feeding ministry that is providing more meals than ever before to working families and individuals who are trying to make ends meet.

The banquet needs Volunteers NOW!  They need your help to get the word out that we need more serving groups and volunteers!  No group is too small to serve.  Hunger doesn't take a holiday.

Our staff will combine businesses to share costs and duties to serve meals. They need 13 volunteer groups each week to serve meals to the 15,800 guests who pass through our doors each month.

The Banquet needs:
-45 volunteers to serve an evening meal and Saturday lunch.
-20 volunteers to serve breakfast.
-25 volunteers to serve meals at The Banquet West.
-13 meals per week to anyone seeking nourishment.

Meal times:  Mon.-Fri. breakfast, 7:00-8:00 am, Mon.-Fri. dinner, 6:00-7:30 pm
Tuesday & Wednesday: Banquet West, W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds 6:00-7:30 pm
Saturday: 11:30- 12:30 pm lunch.

Approximate Meal Costs:
Breakfast: $350 average cost
Dinner: $750 and up depending on the menu
Banquet West: $500 average cost
Each volunteer serving group commits to cooking the meal, serving the meal, covering the
cost of the meal and light clean-up afterward.

Hunger never takes a vacation. We Need You Now More Than Ever!

Volunteer Now!

Check the calendar to see who is serving and when! To learn more about how you can get involved with The Banquet as an individual or as a group, click here. To schedule a time to serve, contact Deb at 605.335.7066 or by email:

Deuteronomy 15:11 For there will never cease to be poor in the land. Therefore I command you, ‘You shall open wide your hand to your brother, to the needy and to the poor, in your land.’

Below Madeline Shields Angerhofer talks about why The Banquet needs you.