Meals on Wheels: West Seattle- Deliver Meals and a Smile!

Program: Meals on Wheels
Location: West Seattle
Schedule: Wednesday mornings
Duration: Ongoing
Group or Individual: Individual
Kid Friendly: Yes
Summary: Deliver meals and a smile

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.

Backup Driver: A volunteer backup driver is needed to deliver Meals Wednesday mornings, as needed. Volunteers arrive at the center to pick up meals between 8:30 am – 9:30 am, and deliveries typically take 1 – 2 hours. This position would be on the occasional basis (filling in when one of weekly drivers is away). Mileage is reimbursable. We are looking for volunteers who are interested in volunteering long term.

Qualities sought in Meals on Wheels volunteers: Good communication and people skills, reliable, a commitment to the well-being of elders, and good cheer. Local to and/or familiar with the West Seattle area.

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