Meals on Wheels of Northwest Indiana is looking for volunteers at a time of nice want.
The nonprofit that delivers meals to these in want will host a coaching session for meal supply drivers at 2 p.m. on July 7 at its facility at 8446 Virginia Road in Merrillville. There’s restricted area obtainable.
“We’re looking for Volunteer Meal Supply Drivers for routes in Hammond, Highland, Griffith, Whiting, Hobart, Merrillville, Miller, Cedar Lake, Lakes of the 4 Seasons and Portage,” Volunteer Supervisor Charlie Misovye mentioned. “Different routes are additionally obtainable.”
Volunteers take freshly cooked meals to seniors and homebound folks, additionally checking up on them and giving them wanted human interplay.
Misovye mentioned it takes about an hour and a half to make a spherical of deliveries and the scheduling is versatile. He mentioned Meals on Wheels provides a significant volunteer expertise.
“Ship diet and a wellness verify to people in your neighborhood,” he mentioned. “Different volunteer alternatives obtainable embrace van route drivers, chilly bag packing and bag stamping.”
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Meals on Wheels of Northwest Indiana delivers 1,700 nutritious meals a day throughout the Calumet Area. Those that enroll in Lake, Porter, Newton and Jasper counties get a heat meal, a wellness verify and a pleasant go to.
Based in 1977, the nonprofit depends on particular person donations, grants and institutional assist from foundations in addition to the time and abilities of volunteers from the neighborhood.
For extra data, name 219-756-3663 or e mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
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