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Compassion Meal Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Trinity Wall Street

Objective

To continue Trinity’s history of service to under-resourced people of Manhattan by packing bags of lunch food, to be distributed to food-insecure populations. Serving only lunch for the past two years, the Compassion Meals program is proud to announce that it is expanding its offerings to include breakfast and dinner. These meals feed hundreds of people a week and work to strengthen a sense of community in the neighborhood.

Location

Distributions: Trinity Church Courtyard (Monday - Friday)

Packs: Trinity Commons Lower Level (Thursday & Friday)

Opportunities

You may choose one or multiple days/times, please explain which days you would like to volunteer in your application.

Packing

  • Lunch Pack: Thursdays from 10:45am-12:15pm.
  • Volunteer duties: Assisting with setting up inventory, packing lunches, and breaking down cardboard boxes.
  • Groceries Pack: Fridays from 9:30am-10:30am.
  • Volunteer duties: Assisting with setting up inventory, packing grocery bags, and breaking down cardboard boxes.
  • Street Outreach Pack: Every other Thursday from 10:45am-12:15pm.
  • Volunteer duties: Assisting with setting up inventory, packing bags, and breaking down cardboard boxes.

Distribution

  • Breakfast Distribution: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 8:30 am-10:30 am.
  • Volunteer duties: Assisting with setting up, serving, and cleaning up.
  • Lunch Distribution: Monday-Friday from 11:30am-1:30pm.
  • Volunteer duties: Assisting with setting up, serving, and cleaning up. Additionally, distribution of grocery bags on Fridays.
  • Dinner Distribution: Fridays (beginning once a month, eventually becoming once a week) from 4:30pm-6:30pm.
  • Volunteer duties: Assisting with setting up, serving, and cleaning up.

Qualifications

No experience required; all you need is a positive attitude!

Mode of Engagement

Parishioner-to-Community; Community-to-Community

Time Commitment - Please confirm

Would prefer if volunteers could commit to full shifts, but not discouraged if they cannot.

Support Provided

Friendly instruction and guidance provided by Trinity staff and other experienced volunteers

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training ProvidedFalse

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Faith-Based
Community, Faith-Based

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

76 Trinity PlaceNew York, NY 10006

(40.70819,-74.01294)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

  • WEEKDAYS, FEW_HOURS_WEEK

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