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Soup Kitchen Servers, Denver Rescue Mission, Denver, Colorado

Organization: Denver Rescue Mission
Contact Name: Jenn Darden
Position Type: Local Volunteering (in person)
Address: 1130 Park Ave. West
Denver, Colorado  80205  
United States
Great For:
Service Area(s): Social Services, Homelessness and Housing, Food Services, Counseling / Addiction / Recovery, Adult Ministry
Hourly Commitment:
2.0 per: Day
Number of Positions:
Number of Volunteers in this
Position in the Past Year:
One-time / Ongoing Position: One-time Position


We serve five meals a day, seven days a week at two facilities and have several volunteer shifts to assist with the serving of the meals. At our downtown Lawrence Street facility, located at 1130 Park Ave. West, we have four serving shifts available: 5:00 a.m. - 6:45 a.m., 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., and 7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. All volunteers for the breakfast shift must be at least 18 years old. For the 10:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. shifts, the minimum age is 13 with adult supervision. For the 4:30 p.m. shift, which is a shift used primarily to prepare for the later meal, the minimum age is 10 with adult supervision. Our new facility, located at 6090 Smith Road is called The Crossing and provides housing for the men going through our long-term rehabilitation program as well as transitional housing for families. We have three serving shifts available at The Crossing: 5:45 am - 7:30 am; 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.; and 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. For all shifts the minimum age for volunteers is 10 with adult supervision. Requirements: If you are interested in serving with us at either facility, please visit: www.drmvolunteers.org and click on the red link [sign up to volunteer] to create a volunteer profile and to use the online scheduling system. For questions, call 303-953-3955
Initially Posted: 04/20/2007
Last Updated: 01/09/2014