Volunteer : Bake & prepare meals
Our food-related opportunities. Yum!
Weekly lunch helper at Greenwood Senior Center
Food service volunteers needed to prepare, serve and clean up at the GSC’s daily lunch program. Greatest needs on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10 am to 1 pm. Must possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Washington State food worker card (get one here) and pass a background check. 6-month commitment preferred.
Special luncheon help needed at Greenwood Senior Center
Volunteers needed to set up, serve and clean up the GSC’s special luncheons, about once per month.
Feed people in need
Prepare and serve food with our Hot Meal Program. 2.5+ hour shifts on Mondays, between 1:30 and 7 pm in Greenwood; Tuesdays, between 1 and 7 pm, in Phinney; and Wednesdays, 9 am to 1:30 pm, in Phinney. Greatest need on Wednesdays from 9 am to noon. Volunteers must be 14+ years old. Must possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Washington State food worker card (get one here) and pass a background check. 6-month commitment preferred. Learn more about the position here and/or the environment here.
Feed unhoused women
Make and deliver snacks to a neighborhood women’s shelter, Sunday evenings (September through May). **Note: due to construction at host church, the shelter is slated to reopen in November, 2018** Download job description.
Host a Food Drive
Host a drive to collect food for our Hot Meal Program: cases of single-serving 100% juice, new jars of peanut butter & jelly/jam, big jugs (and we mean big!) of olive oil and more! Flexible project you can personalize. Learn more & sign up here »
Share your love of food by teaching seniors how to make it! Volunteer instructors wanted for sushi, potstickers/gyoza, samosas, tamales and more! Class(es) occur during the day at the Greenwood Senior Center.
Provide delicious, homemade baked goods for our occasional events and ongoing Greenwood Senior Center (GSC) memory loss classes (information below). By selecting “baking” on your volunteer application, you’ll be added to our list of volunteer bakers and will get an email when we need baked treats. Some upcoming events needing treats include: