Volunteer : Bake & prepare meals

Our food-related opportunities.  Yum!


Snack Maker at Whittier Kids

Help feed the hungry kiddos at our after school program at Whittier Kids! Your help is needed to prep fruit & veggies, make popcorn, quesadillas or sandwiches, and even occasionally bake (muffins from a mix) for 40-45 elementary aged students. After loading up the snack carts, you can either serve the kids or not. And then clean up and get the kitchen ready for the next day. Shifts available Monday through Friday, 1:30 to 3:30PM, through June, with the potential to continue next school year.

Must complete a volunteer application, possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Washington State food worker card, and pass a background check. One to five times weekly commitment requested. Submit forms via email or through our secure document transfer. *COVID note: proof of vaccinations & boosters, along with wearing a mask, continue to be required at Whittier Kids.

 


Coffee Maker at Greenwood Senior Center

Make cappuccinos, lattes, and Americanos, at the GSC, with our compact espresso (Magnifica XS by De’Longhi) machine for a regular coffee hour, weekly or monthly. Some flexibility in schedule, to be determined with our Program Manager. Must complete a volunteer application, possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Washington State food worker card (costs $10), and pass a background check. 6+ month commitment preferred. Submit forms via email or through our secure document transfer. *COVID note: proof of vaccinations & boosters, along with wearing a mask when not actively eating or drinking, continue to be required at the GSC.

Weekly lunch helper at Greenwood Senior Center

Food service volunteers needed to prepare, serve and clean up at the GSC’s lunch program, 10 am to 1:30 pm. Must complete a volunteer application, possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Washington State food worker card (costs $10), and pass a background check. 6+ month commitment preferred. Submit forms via email or through our secure document transfer. *COVID notes: proof of vaccinations & boosters, along with wearing a mask when not actively eating or drinking, continue to be required at the GSC. Lunch is currently served on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, and will start on Thursdays in June; we are currently in need of substitute volunteers and look forward to expanding service to all five days in September.

 


Feed people in need

Prepare and serve food with our Hot Meal Program. 2.5+ hour shifts on Mondays, between 2 and 6:30 pm in Greenwood; Tuesdays, between 2 and 6:30 pm, in Phinney; and Wednesdays, 9 am to 1:30 pm, in Phinney.  Greatest need on Wednesdays from 11 am to 1:30 pm.  Volunteers must be 14+ years old.  Must complete a volunteer application, possess or have the ability to obtain a valid Washington State food worker card (costs $10), and pass a background check. 6+ month commitment preferred. Submit forms via email or through our secure document transfer. Learn more about the position here and/or the environment here.

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Host a Food Drive

Host a drive to collect food & hygiene supplies for our Hot Meal Program:canned tomatoes, cooking oils, peanut butter, canned tuna, dental supplies and more! Flexible project you can personalize. Learn more & sign up here »

 


Foodies Wanted

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. Email us to learn more!

 


Treat Maker

Volunteers needed to provide delicious, homemade pies, cookies & other foods for our upcoming events.