Lunch Service Volunteer - JASA Shorefront Senior Center


(40.57559,-73.96001)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

3300 Coney Island AveBrooklyn, NY 11235

About

Purpose
Help to ensure seniors are receiving warm, nutritious meals in a timely, orderly manner by assisting with set-up, serving and clean-up for weekday lunches.

Responsibilities

  • Set tables before lunch
  • Portion food & serve meal to seniors
  • Clean up tables
  • Communicate effectively and courteously with JASA seniors and staff

Skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Knowledge of Russian is helpful, but not required
  • Ability to stand on feet for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 5 pounds and push a cart
  • Knowledge of Russian is helpful, but not required

Other

  • Interest in nutrition
  • Minimum commitment of one day a week
  • Ongoing opportunity
  • Maintain professional behavior at all times and adhere to JASA’s volunteer policies

About JASA
Founded in 1968, JASA's mission is to sustain and enrich the lives of the aging in the New York metropolitan area so that they can remain in the community with dignity and autonomy. JASA is one of New York's largest and most trusted agencies serving older adults in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens.

Skills

  • Russian
  • People Skills
  • Food Service
  • Nutrition

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • availability on a weekly basis on a weekday

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