Volunteer Dishwashers Needed - Meals of Hope

(Port Nelson United Church)

Position ID: V-HVC0640
Last Full Update: 01 Mar 2024

Opportunity Details: Volunteer Dishwashers Needed - Meals of Hope


Meals of Hope is a nonprofit organization that is committed to bringing people together to help fight the hunger epidemic.  

Contact Nancy McKenzie, Program Organizer; Email: nancymckenzie59@gmail.com

Meals of Hope has opportunities for volunteers to work as dishwashers on Saturdays.  Using a commercial dishwasher, volunteers work in teams of two (2) on Saturdays from 2:00pm - 4:00pm.  

This is a physical role and volunteers need to be able to lift, stand, and move dishes through the process during each shift.


Benefits Supporting neighbours in community access nutritious meals in a supportive setting 
Connecting with Meals on Hope volunteers to have an impact on people experiencing hunger in our community
Ages 16 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours Yes
Suitable For Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Highschool students ; Post-secondary students ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Community Groups
Areas of Interest Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Food Services / Nutrition ; Manual Labour / Physical Labour
Skills/Experience Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Team Work
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) - Saturday afternoons 2pm - 4pm ; Volunteers are asked to commit to a minimum of one shift per month
Interaction Level Small Group
Minimum Hours 2 / Week
Dates and Times Saturday: Afternoon (2:00pm - 4:00pm)
Seasons Year Round
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Location Port Nelson United Church, 3132 South Dr, Burlington ON L7N 1H7
Number of Positions Burlington 
8 individual(s) needed in total.
Training Orientation ; Training is provided
Transportation Near public transit
Police Check Not Required
Additional Requirements Able to physically do the work
Start Date On or after 02 Mar 2024

Agency Details: Port Nelson United Church

Office Phone 905-637-5631
E-Mail office@portnelson.ca
Website portnelson.ca
Address & Map
3132 South Dr
Burlington, ON L7N 1H7
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