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Volunteer to Pack/Deliver Meals for Ill, Disabled, & Elderly Homebound Residents
Got time? Come join us to pack and deliver meals for ill, disabled, and elderly homebound residents in Long Beach, Signal Hill, and Leisure World Seal Beach. You'll have fun and also make a few friends while you're at it! Volunteers are needed to help out a few hours once a week (or more often if you'd like). We operate Monday through Friday year-round, except for holidays. How to Volunteer (Please Read Before Showing Up!) Visit http://www.mowlb.org/volunteerApp.cfm to submit a quick volunteer application or call (562)[masked]. We will be contacting you shortly (typically within one business day) to discuss your volunteering interests and availability. It is important that you get in contact with us in advance so that we can accommodate you. If you simply show up, we may or may not be able to provide you with volunteer opportunities on that particular day. Thank you for your understanding. Volunteer Opportunities • Meal Packer 7:30 AM to 10:00 AM Pack daily meals (consisting of a hot lunch and a cold sack dinner) for clients in preparation for delivery • Friendly Visitor 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Visit personally with clients at their homes to deliver meals, provide social interaction, and check for elder abuse/neglect • Driver 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM Drive one of 23 routes in Long Beach, Signal Hill, or Leisure World Seal Beach to transport meals and friendly visitors • Office Assistant 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Assist in the office with data entry, graphic design, website maintenance, and/or marketing assistance Note these times are approximate and flexible to your schedule. Volunteer Site Locations • Headquarters 317 Termino Ave, Long Beach, CA 90814 (https://www.google.com/maps/place/317+Termino+Ave,+Long+Beach,+CA+90814) Directions – Located at Belmont Heights United Methodist Church. Please park on the street. Enter through the basement doors at the rear of the church. Program Coordinator – Adriana Angon (562)[masked] Volunteer Opportunities – Meal Packer or Office Assistant • Downtown Site 317 Termino Ave, Long Beach, CA 90814 (https://www.google.com/maps/place/317+Termino+Ave,+Long+Beach,+CA+90814) Directions – Located at Belmont Heights United Methodist Church. Please park on the street. Enter through the basement doors at the rear of the church. Site Manager – Lisa Valdez (562)[masked] Volunteer Opportunities – Friendly Visitor or Driver • North Site 1240 E. Carson St, Long Beach, CA 90807 (https://www.google.com/maps/place/1240+Carson+St,+Long+Beach,+CA+90807) Directions – Located at Bixby Knolls Christian Church. Park in the rear parking lot. Enter through the door below the stairs. Site Manager – Jenny Fisher (562)[masked] Volunteer Opportunities – Friendly Visitor or Driver • East Site 5633 E. Wardlow Rd, Long Beach, CA 90808 (https://www.google.com/maps/place/5633+E+Wardlow+Rd,+Long+Beach,+CA+90808) Directions – Located at St. Luke's Lutheran Church. Park in the rear parking lot. Look for the office right next to the preschool. Site Manager – Helene Weinberg (562)[masked] Volunteer Opportunities – Friendly Visitor or Driver For More Information Visit our website at http://www.mowlb.org .

Meals on Wheels of Long Beach

317 Termino Ave · Long Beach

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Welcome to The Long Beach Volunteer Meetup! This group is formed to serve the people and communities of Long Beach as well as facilitate a place for both new and old residents to get to know each other! Feel free engage in this group--everyone here wants to make our city a better place, foster community and enrich lives so if you have ideas or know of things going on, please contribute!

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