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Food Delivery to Seniors in Need (Meals on Wheels)

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Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA)

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MOW Volunteers deliver kosher meals to residents of Montgomery County, MD who are over 60, homebound, unable to get out to do their own shopping or cooking, and not living with someone who is able to do the shopping and cooking for them. Meals are picked up at the Hebrew Home on Montrose Road in Rockville. Volunteers deliver one day each week, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00am and 12:00pm. (no weekends)

Volunteer must be comfortable riding in elevatorsin order to reach clients living in large apartment buildings. Required.

All volunteers must meet for short in-person interview, complete reference & background checks, and complete short online HIPAA course.

If you are interested in delivering for JSSA, please contact Diane Hays-Earp, dhaysearp@jssa.org

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About Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA)

Location:

200 Wood Hill Road, Rockville, MD 20850, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission: JSSA empowers individuals and families to achieve well-being across their lifespan. Our Vision: JSSA strives to be the preeminent coordinator and provider of a broad range of clinical and social services for individuals and families residing in the greater Washington metropolitan area who seek help with life’s many challenges. Our Values: JSSA is rooted in the Jewish traditions of tikkun olam, commitment to heal and repair the world, and tzedakah, charity, justice and responsibility to care for one’s neighbor. In all that it does, JSSA is guided by a set of deep-seated values: .

Description

For more than 120 years, the Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA) has been helping individuals and families across the Washington metro area meet emotional, social, and physical challenges. JSSA provides services and support to more than 30,000 individuals and families annually through a wide range of counseling, educational, special needs services, in-home support, hospice and nursing care, and social services.

Hunger
Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

6121 Montrose RDRockville, MD 20852

(39.05369,-77.12337)
 

SKILLS

  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 3 - 4 hours every other week
  • Delivery routes include both residential houses and apartments. Volunteer must be comfortable riding in elevators for meal drop-off in apartment buildings.

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