Program: Meals on Wheels
Schedule: Mondays about an hour, Wednesdays 8 am – 12:30 pm, as needed
Group or Individual: Individual
Kid Friendly: No
Summary: Volunteer Co-Coordinator needed!
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.
Volunteer Office Support/ Back-up Caller: Put your organizational skills to work…Meals on Wheels in Burien is in need of a Volunteer to work independently for 1 hour on Monday morning. A typical day includes, checking client orders, printing paperwork and general prep for the week to keep Meals on Wheels humming along on schedule. As part of this position, you will also be a back-up caller on Wednesdays- you would fill in as needed to call clients and place orders when one of our weekly callers is away. Training for this position is provided. This position requires availability on Mondays (about an hour) and the occasional Wednesday, 8 am – 12:30 pm. We are looking for someone interested in volunteering longer term.
Qualities sought in Meals on Wheels volunteers: Commitment to the well-being of elders, good communication and people skills, reliability, 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 25 or more.