Lunch Service Volunteer - JASA Cooper Park Senior Center


(40.7119,-73.953)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

288 Frost StreetBrooklyn, NY 11211


About

Purpose
Help to ensure seniors are receiving warm, nutritious meals in a timely, orderly manner by assisting with set-up, serving and clean-up for weekday lunches.


Responsibilities

  • Set tables before lunch
  • Portion food & serve to seniors
  • Clean up tables
  • Communicate effectively and courteously with JASA seniors and staff


Skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to stand on feet for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift up to 5 pounds and push a cart


Other

  • Interest in nutrition
  • Minimum commitment of one day a week
  • Ongoing opportunity
  • Maintain professional behavior at all times and adhere to JASA’s volunteer policies


About JASA
Founded in 1968, JASA's mission is to sustain and enrich the lives of the aging in the New York metropolitan area so that they can remain in the community with dignity and autonomy. JASA is one of New York's largest and most trusted agencies serving older adults in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, and Long Island.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Food Service
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • once a week, weekday, ongoing
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