Lead a Cooking Class for Low-income Seniors in Oakland!


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


The Orchards on Foothill2737 Foothill BlvdOakland, CA 94601


Do you enjoy cooking? Want to share your skills by helping low-income seniors make nutritious, delicious meals on their own? Volunteer as a cooking instructor with SAHA!

We are looking for a volunteer to teach a cooking class for seniors living at the Orchards on Foothill in Oakland bi-weekly any weekday between 9 and 5. Please contact our volunteer coordinator at hplank@sahahomes.org if you are interested!

ABOUT SAHA: Satellite Affordable Housing Associates is committed to providing quality, service-enriched, affordable housing in the bay area. By providing consistent, volunteer-led programming, we hope to build community at each of our properties, while offering accessible, socialization alternatives. Our hope is to provide the necessary tools for our senior residents to age in place, and to provide exciting new opportunities for our residents to build community with their fellow residents. Visit sahahomes.org for more information!

ABOUT THE VOLUNTEER PROGRAM: The volunteer program is managed by the volunteer coordinator who will follow up to your opportunity inquiries about an application and interview. Please note that we are only able to accommodate 9am-5pm Mon-Fri availability. In the interest of providing consistent activities for our residents, we ask that activities occur on a regular schedule; monthly, weekly or bi-weekly preferred. Residents greatly appreciate and look forward these activities as well as enjoying the company of volunteers who make them possible. Please sign up today!


  • Elder care
  • Life Coaching
  • Nutrition

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 hour bi-weekly M-F 9-5

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