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Prep Meals with Citymeals-on-Wheels in Williamsburg

 

Prep Meals with Citymeals-on-Wheels in Williamsburg

Help to prepare or deliver hot nutritious meals to homebound seniors. Volunteers can choose between meal preparation in the kitchen or deliver the meals on foot in a group. Kitchen volunteer should:
• be comfortable using sharp objects such as knives
• be able to lift objects
• spend the entire project on their feet
Delivery volunteers should:
• Be able to walk for up to one hour
• walk up and down stairs
• Work as part of a team of 2 or 3 delivering meals

Partner

Since 1981, Citymeals-On-Wheels has provided homebound, elderly individuals with nutritious meals and human company. Located in the Turtle Bay neighborhood of Manhattan, Citymeals-On-Wheels reaches elderly New Yorkers in all five boroughs. It is one of the largest meals-on-wheels programs in the United States, delivering nearly two million meals to over 17,000 seniors every year. As a continuous lifeline of food and companionship, Citymeals-On-Wheels aims to enable its clients to live with dignity in their own familiar homes and communities.