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Organization

PATH Cooks

Location: Los Angeles CA, 90064

Date: 9/17/2019 Spots Remaining: 2000

Description

Group Opportunity - Serve meals with PATH!

Quick Overview: Volunteer groups of 4-6 people have the opportunity to purchase and prepare a meal for veterans at our West LA location (2346 Cotner Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90064).

Organization Name and Website: PATH (People Assisting the Homeless) at epath.org

Mission: Our mission is to end homelessness for individuals, families, and communities. PATH envisions a world where every person has a home. Our values include creative collaborations, strategic leadership, empowerment for all, and passionate commitment.

Impact: PATH Cooks is a volunteer program providing home-cooked meals to the residents living in PATH’s West LA interim housing facility. Each year, PATH spends more than $200,000 on food for the people we serve. When your group provides meals, it helps us focus our resources on providing housing and support services for our residents. WLA offers interim housing (28 beds) for male Veterans, as well as various supportive services, case management programs and outreach.

Volunteer Roles and Responsibilities: Volunteers purchase and prepare a meal for 30 Veterans, accounting for our vegan, vegetarian, and non-pork eaters. The meal varies in budget, depending on the interests and capacity of the group. We welcome leftovers, as we rely on these meals for 

Requirements: Volunteers must be 18+ with a completed and signed Volunteer Agreement & Release for Minors. The form can be found on L.A. Works website Q&A section. Attending a Volunteer Orientation is recommended. Budget will vary depending on group's capacity. Plan to serve about 30 Veterans, with vegetarian, non-pork, and non-dairy options.

Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities
  • Issue Area(s): Hunger & Homelessness
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