Volunteer Cook (From Home!)
Want to volunteer from your home? Join our volunteer cooking team!
- 2 hr2 hours
- Client's Place
If you'd like to volunteer from the comfort of your home you've chosen the right way to volunteer! You can make meals including soups, salads, pizza, cookies, pastries etc... of your choice! Every meal you make will be enjoyed by the unhoused of our city. It's practicing your cooking skills in the safety of your home, appreciated by hundreds and most importantly, helping our unhoused neighbors eat. Let's get cooking :) More Details Eligible Areas in Montreal (where your home / kitchen is located): - All Downtown Montreal Districts - Parc Extension - TMR (Town of Mont Royal) - Griffintown - Le Plateau - Mont-Royal - Mile End - Villeray - Outremont - Cote Des Neiges - Westmount - The village - Laurier - Little Italy - Saint Henri *Cooks that DON'T live in these areas and still want to cook will need to drop off food at 1500 Rue Berri, Montréal, QC H2L 2C4) for 12:00pm. ***IMPORTANT***: Welfare Avenue does not supply food for volunteer cooks on your first time. You must sign up for an additional 2 dates; consecutively or not in order to have ingredients and containers delivered to your door. Cook Volunteer Duties: - Prepare food in a sanitary environment - Ensure that food items are appropriately labelled to accommodate individuals with allergies or specific diet concerns - Communicate with Welfare Avenue staff to coordinate drop-off/ pick-up * Click this HERE for more: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1yxmDziyVTwoH9qN5z9X5TDCNUaFUqvB-/view?usp=sharing Quantity of prepared meal: Enough to feed approximately 25-40 people or 2 long aluminum trays. Packaging: Depending on food item; for instance, sandwiches must be wrapped individually, and larger items such as rice or pasta can be stored in an aluminum container. For more information, you can call us at 438-808-7754, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our FAQ page for common questions!
If you to cancel please let us know at 438-808-7754 at least 3 days in advance so that we can find someone to replace you. ***Drivers should let us know 6 days in advance (NO DRIVER = NO EVENT)