Serving Lunch to Older Adults!


Cause Areas


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


197 East BroadwayManny Cantor CenterNew York, NY 10002


Key Responsibilities:

  • Set tables with numbers, cutlery, napkins, condiments and water prior to meals
  • Ensure cleanliness of tables and room both before, during and after meals
  • Serve meals to seniors once they are seated
  • Collect tickets from seniors in exchange for their meal

Qualifications Needed:

  • This is a customer service position, so best for people that are friendly and personable
  • Strong verbal communications skills
  • Professional demeanor
  • Some experience in food service is a plus
  • Some experience interacting with seniors is a plus

Time Commitment:

  • Shifts available M-F 11:00am-1:00pm


  • Program Supervisor: Food Handler
  • Training: You will receive hands on training during your first shift and in subsequent shifts, if necessary
  • Support: Program Supervisor available to answer questions and provide instructions when needed


  • Gain knowledge of working in a Community Center and with older adults, while giving back to your community
  • Volunteer meet-ups, which will include learning opportunities, social and networking events and more
  • Tracking of your volunteer hours for your company, school or affiliated group
  • Discounted membership to Manny Cantor Center Fitness Center (must volunteer 12 hours per month to be eligible)

Next Steps:

  • Fill out our application:

For more information visit:


  • Food & Beverage Services
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Relationship Building
  • Food Service
  • Multi-Tasking

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Weekday shifts available 11:00am-1:00pm
  • It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

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