Prepare and Serve Meals to Families in Need


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


177 Lake AvenueManchester, NH 03103

Volunteers in the kitchen, prepping a side dish for dinner and cleaning dishes as they go.


As a Kitchen Assistant at FIT’s new Family Place Resource Center and Shelter, you will play a key role in helping to provide homeless and at risk individuals and families in our community with fresh, healthy, and warm meals. Opportunities to assist New Horizons Chefs in food preparation and serving are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner every day of the week.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist kitchen staff in food preparation for daily meals
  • Keep food stocked at meal times (breakfast is buffet style and lunch is a bagged, to go)
  • Help serve family-style dinners to families

Qualifications and Requirements:

This individual must be:

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Capable of handling large volumes of requests from people with diverse needs
  • Capable of multi-tasking
  • Able to adhere to safe food handling procedures
  • Dependable, courteous and helpful - strong customer service skills are strong recommended!


  • Baking
  • Cooking / Catering
  • Food & Beverage Services
  • Food Service
  • Food Delivery / Distribution

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • 3-5 hour shifts; varied times throughout the day
  • Children 12-16 years old can volunteer with a parent.

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