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Meals on Wheels Pacific: Put your organizational skills to good use!, Meals on Wheels, Pacific, Washington

Organization: Meals on Wheels
Contact Name: Melissa Pallanes
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 100 3rd Ave SE
Pacific, Washington  98047  
United States
Great For: Great for Families, Great for Seniors
Service Area(s): Visitation/Pastoral Care, Social Work, Social Services, Senior Ministry / Elder Care, Health and Medicine, Food Services, Directly Serving People, Adult Ministry, Administrative / Office Work
Hourly Commitment:
4.0 per: Month
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: Ongoing Position


Join our Volunteer team to help Meals on Wheels in King County fight hunger! As a Meals on Wheels Volunteer, you will belong to a team committed to helping homebound seniors maintain their health and independence with nutritious food, personal contact, and caring service. Meals on Wheels in Pacific-Algona has an opening for a Volunteer Coordinator. In this position, your main responsibilities are to make sure that homebound elders receive the meals they order, the necessary volunteers are on hand to pack and deliver the meals, and various office tasks that keep Meals on Wheels humming along on schedule. The coordinator is able to fill in for any member of the Meals on Wheels team including packing and delivering meals. Meals are delivered on Wednesdays and Thursdays, twice a month. The time commitment is about 4-8 hours a month. Training for this position is provided. Qualities sought in Meals on Wheels volunteers: Commitment to the well-being of elders, good communication skills, reliability, flexibility, attention to detail, resourcefulness, and good cheer. Requirements: Complete the Meals on Wheels Volunteer Application, consent to a Washington State Patrol background check, the ability to lift 15 pounds, and be age 18 or more.
Initially Posted: 01/20/2017
Last Updated: 09/26/2017

(this opportunity is not scheduled for a specific date)