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Meal Preparation (Wednesday Cook)- Centre 507


Organization: Centre 507

Commitment: Long term (6 months to a year)

Availability: Days

Language Preference: English

Number of Positions Available: 2

Location: Ottawa - Central

Deadline: Sep 29, 2021


Do you like to cook? Do you have experience making meals for large numbers of people? If so then we have a volunteer opportunity for you!
Volunteer candidates should be 19+ years of age.

Location and time commitment:
Centre 507, dropin (2nd level of Centretown Untied Church).
Wednesdays 9:00am – 11:30am.

The Volunteer, prepares vegetables and cooks one nutritious meal to support our daily snack and soup program. The volunteer will be part of a lively staff and volunteer team. The volunteer reports to the Volunteer coordinator. Standing, some lifting/twisting and washing of dishes required.

Centre 507 is an adult drop-in centre and support service, open to all who seek a safe and friendly environment. Serving Ottawa since 1983, the centre is at 507 Bank Street near the corner of Argyle.



613 233-5626

Ext: 221


Volunteer Opportunity Address
507 Bank St. Ottawa ON K2P 1Z5


Good for people interested in: COVID-19 Light Touch Volunteering; Food preparation and services; Emergency Services

You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Seniors; Women; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless

How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
Many volunteers feel a sense of satisfaction and accomplishment and connection to a community. You will gain kitchen and food preparation experience and be working in a team with other staff and volunteers.

How will the organization benefit?
You will be assisting the Centre 507 to provide services to its diverse participants. Our provision of food and refreshments have been identified as essential service by the City of Ottawa.

Organization category: Social services

Volunteer Considerations

Time it will take to contact applicants - 1 week

This position would be great for - Young Adults (19-24); Seniors (65+); New Canadians

Public transportation available: Yes

Vulnerable sector check required: Yes