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Volunteer: Kitchen Shift at Project Open Hand
January 18 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the United Democratic Club as we volunteer our time to slice and dice whole food and help assemble meal packages with Project Open Hand!
Where: 730 Polk Street
When: Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from 5:00pm to 7:30pm
Founded in 1985, Project Open Hand is a nonprofit organization that provides meals with love to critically ill neighbors and seniors. Their food is like medicine, helping clients recover from illness, get stronger, and lead healthier lives. Every day, they prepare 2,500 nutritious meals and provide 200 bags of healthy groceries to help sustain their clients as they battle serious illnesses, isolation, or the health challenges of aging.
Please RSVP here:
What you will need to know as a volunteer:
Your shift at POH will start with an educational orientation and a complimentary dinner.
It is important to note that all volunteers must be 15 years or older and dress appropriately in close-toed shoes, shirts with sleeves (no tank tops) and full length pants (no shorts/capris/ skirts, etc.). Hats are also welcomed for volunteers who prefer not to wear hairnets. Unfortunately, if a member of the group does not follow the above dress code they will not be permitted to volunteer with us. Please ensure that all volunteers are aware of the dress code prior to arrival at Project Open Hand.