• A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 363 people are interested

Feed the hungry! - Individual and Group Volunteers

Save to Favorites

St. Mary's Dining Room

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 363 people are interested

St. Mary's Dining Room serves 3 hot meals a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to individuals and families experiencing homelessness and poverty in our community. Our meals are prepared and served by our dedicated small kitchen crew of staff and community volunteers.

We have made significant changes to our services to promote wellness and safety with our community in mind. Changes until further notice:

  • All volunteers must provide a copy of their completed COVID-19 vaccine attached to their online application.
  • Staff members and volunteers are required to wear mask/PPE.
  • All meals are served in to-go containers for take out.
Kitchen Volunteer Opportunities (16 years of age with adult chaperones)
Below are check-in times and end times.
  • Breakfast 8:00 am - 9:30 am
  • Lunch 11:30 am - 1:15 pm
  • Dinner 4:00 pm - 6:05 pm

2 More opportunities with St. Mary's Dining Room

3 Reviews
Request failed
{{ opp.title }}
This is a Virtual Opportunity.
{{ opp.location }}
We'll work with your schedule
{{ opp.dateStr }}
{{ opp.timeStr }}

About St. Mary's Dining Room



Mission Statement

St. Mary's Dining Room responds to poverty in San Joaquin County be feeding the hungry, caring for health issues and restoring human dignity to over 700 individuals each day.


St. Mary’s Dining Room provides the following free caring services to the individuals and families experiencing homelessness and poverty in our community. Our ability to provide this care is made possible through the generosity of our community. It is because of their financial support, volunteerism and their donation of in-kind supplies that we can provide hope to all that visit our campus each day. We are grateful to be voted 2020 Best of San Joaquin Non-Profit.

Our DINING ROOM is open 7 days a week. Each morning we serve a hot breakfast, followed by a hot lunch and dinner.

Our CLOTHING & HYGIENE CENTER is open 7 days a week. We provide access to hot showers, hygiene products, haircuts and seasonal clothing to our guests.

Our MEDICAL CLINIC treats those who are uninsured through the help of volunteer professionals. Eye exams are also performed and prescription glasses are provided.

Our DENTAL CLINIC treats those who are uninsured. Dentists provide needed dental care and education to our guests.

Our SOCIAL SERVICES center allows staff and volunteers to provide case management for guests by assisting with completing applications for various benefit programs. Guests are provided with advocacy and referrals for securing emergency shelter, transitional housing, and employment.

Our SENIOR CENTER allows us to support our senior guests (55+) to come to relax, read the newspaper, make friends, participate in activities with our volunteers and other seniors.

Homeless & Housing


We'll work with your schedule.


545 W. Sonora StreetStockton, CA 95203



  • Food Service
  • Nutrition
  • Community Outreach


  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Must be at least 16
  • Minors require adult chaperone(s) with them at all times while on our campus.

Report this opportunity