Volunteer Drivers Needed!! Elm Court (Downtown Portland)


(45.517426,-122.68388)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1032 SW Main St.Portland, OR 97205


About

General Responsibilities:

  • Deliver meals to homebound Meals on Wheels People participants
  • May assist with packing hot and cold meals if needed

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Arrive at the center on time (if unable to attend, please notify center manager)
  • Assist in packing coolers and count items to make sure you have the correct number of cold and hot packs, milk, box lunches, and any other food items being delivered
  • Deliver meals to assigned addresses - check route directions
  • Upon arrival at each home, take a little time to be pleasant and chat with client
  • Pick up any donation envelopes from clients and return them to the center manager
  • Return parking pass, coolers, keys, and route back to center

Average Time Commitment:

  • 1.5-2 hours/day

Requirements:

  • Driver must be at least 18 years old
  • Submit to a criminal background investigation
  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license and auto insurance that complies with state law
  • Must be willing to use own vehicle

Available Routes:

Monday

Rt 11 - Location: Old Town. Current Size: 15 Recipients; 4 Buildings. Approx. Delivery Time: 1 hour.

Rt 13 - Location: Old Town/Downtown. Current Size: 9 Recipients; 3 buildings. Delivery Time: 45 min.

Tuesday

Rt 2 - Location: Northwest. Current Size: 17 Recipients; 6 Stops/Buildings. Approx. Delivery time: 1.5 hours.

Rt 4B - Location: Downtown. Current Size: 18 Recipients; 3 buildings. Delivery Time: 1.25 hours.

Rt 12 - Location: Downtown. Current Size: 19 Recipients; 2 buildings. Delivery Time: 1.25 hours.

Rt 13 - Location: Old Town/Downtown. Current Size: 9 Recipients; 3 buildings. Delivery Time: 45 min.

Thursday

Rt 2 - Location: Northwest. Current Size: 17 Recipients; 6 Stops/Buildings. Approx. Delivery time: 1.5 hours.

Rt 12 - Location: Downtown. Current Size: 19 Recipients; 2 buildings. Delivery Time: 1.25 hours.

Friday(Add a little extra time for each route due to frozen)

Rt 2 - Location: Northwest. Current Size: 17 Recipients; 6 Stops/Buildings. Approx. Delivery time: 1.5 hours

Rt 3 - Location: Old Town/Burnside. Current Size: 13 Recipients; 4 buildings. Delivery Time: 1 hour.

Rt 7 ­- Location: Old Town/Pearl & Naito. Current Size: 19 Recipients; 3 buildings. Delivery Time: 1.5 hour.

Rt 12 - Location: Downtown. Current Size: 19 Recipients; 2 buildings. Delivery Time: 1.25 hours.

Rt 13 - Location: Old Town/Downtown. Current Size: 9 Recipients; 3 buildings. Delivery Time: 45 min.

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hours
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