Meals on Wheels: Burien – Volunteers needed to pack meals!

Program: Meals on Wheels
Location: Burien
Schedule: Wednesdays, 9 am – 11 am
Duration: Ongoing
Group or Individual: Individual
Kid Friendly: No
Contact: mealsonwheels@soundgenerations.org
Summary: Pack meals for weekly delivery

Join our Volunteer team to help Meals on Wheels in King County fight hunger! As a Meals on Wheels Volunteer, you will belong to a team committed to helping homebound seniors maintain their health and independence with nutritious food, personal contact, and caring service.

Several volunteers are needed to pack meals in Burien on Wednesday mornings. Packing starts at 9 am and goes till 11 am.  As a packer you will bag the meals delivered weekly to homebound seniors. When a delivery goes well–drivers leave with the right bags to deliver and clients receive the meals they ordered–it’s you we can thank. Training for this position is provided. We are looking for volunteers who are interested in volunteering longer term.

Qualities sought in Meals on Wheels volunteers: Commitment to the well-being of elders, good communication skills, reliability, flexibility, attention to detail, resourcefulness, and good cheer.

Requirements: Complete the Meals on Wheels Volunteer Application, consent to a Washington State Patrol background check, the ability to lift 15 pounds, and be age 18 or more.