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Soup Kitchen Meal Preparation

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ORGANIZATION: Broadway Community Inc.

Broadway Community seeks volunteers to help prepare meals for its soup kitchen. Working under the direction of Broadway Community’s Chef and Food Service Director, volunteers will play a central role in creating hundreds of healthy, tasty, and balanced meals that will serve hundreds of community members experiencing homelessness, chronic hunger, and poverty.

Volunteer Responsibilities

  • Work with our Chef and other volunteers to create elements of our lunch menu.
  • At the direction of our Chef, prepare ingredients for our soup kitchen meal.
  • Clean dishes and other working areas.

Volunteer Competencies

  • Empathy, patience, and compassion.
  • The ability to stay calm in a fast-paced environment.
  • Being a team player.
  • The ability to lift 20 pounds.

2 Shifts

  • 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM
    Tuesday afternoon
  • 02:00 PM to 05:00 PM
    Friday afternoon
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Broadway Community Inc.

Location:

601 West 114th Street, New York, NY 10027, US

Mission Statement

The Mission of Broadway Community, Inc.
is to provide emergency food, clothing and shelter to those in need,
as well as long-term support aimed at healing the body, mind and spirit.


Description

To accomplish our mission and demonstrate God's love to all, Broadway Community, Inc. will:

  • Provide emergency services including a community lunch, packaged food and clothing, shelter, showers, medical examinations, and counseling as well as referrals to other qualified agencies for specialized services in entitlements, welfare, mental health, drug treatment, job training, and legal assistance to all who seek assistance
  • Create a community environment where volunteer participants engage in long-term counseling and in life-skill workshops such as work readiness, family relationships, nutrition, and art therapy to help them rebuild their lives
  • Provide programs and activities that encourage participants to integrate their own spirituality or religious beliefs into their recovery and build relationships that will sustain their growth
  • Educate neighborhood students, residents, and church people about poverty and its long-term effects and actively encourage them to volunteer their time, talents, and resources to the work of BCI and become advocates of the poor and disenfranchised.

CAUSE AREAS

Health & Medicine
Homeless & Housing
Hunger
Health & Medicine, Homeless & Housing, Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts

WHERE

601 W 114th StreetNew York, NY 10025

(40.80704,-73.96513)
 

SKILLS

  • Cooking / Catering
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16

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