What: Help prepare and serve the evening meal at L.A. Mission.
Los Angeles Mission is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the homeless living on the streets of downtown’s Skid Row.
Volunteer Project: L.A. Works volunteers contribute to bringing a warm, hearty dinner to the homeless, just one of the 1,800 served daily. Throughout the evening, volunteers help to prep the kitchen, prepare and serve the meal and clean and organize the kitchen.
*Please do not sign up more than two weeks in advance of the project.*
Dress Code: Volunteers CANNOT wear the following otherwise you will not be able to volunteer in the kitchen.
- Shorts, mini skirts
- Midriffs, tank tops, sleveless tops
- Tight or see-through clothing
- Sandals, open-toed shoes
- Dangling earrings
- Cameras - taking pictures is prohibited
Age Requirement: Volunteers for this project must be at least 13 years of age.
Parking: Winston has free parking, please approach the gate and say you're working for the mission today. The entrance is on the backside of the front of the mission.
Minors: Any volunteer under the age of 18 will need to bring and have signed by a parent/guardian a Volunteer Agreement & Release for Minors.
Accessibility: L.A. Works firmly believes that we strengthen the social fabric of our community by involving all in service. If you feel you need accommodations to participate in this project please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Because of the importance and sensitivity of feeding the homeless, a sincere commitment is necessary when signing up for this project.
Notice of cancellation must be notified 48 hours in advance.
Questions? Email the Opportunity Leader below.
If you would like to volunteer for this opportunity, please click on the SIGN UP button.
*This project is managed by L.A. Works for our nonprofit partner and is led by an L.A. Works Volunteer Project Leader. L.A. Works is a nonprofit, volunteer action center that creates and implements hands-on community service projects throughout the greater Los Angeles area.
Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities
- Issue Area(s): Hunger & Homelessness
- Population Served: Families, Homeless, Low-income Communities
- Activity Type: Food Preparation & Meal Services,Featured
- Age Minimum (with Adult): 13+, Minimum Age:13+
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