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Last updated on February 24, 2014

Volunteers deliver hot, nutritious meals to homebound elders in their neighborhood. Drivers pick up food at central location and deliver promptly to residential locations on their route. Volunteers interact with people receiving food to be sure all is well with them and report any changes and/or concerns to CVAA staff. Benefits include seeing the difference you make in someone's life, contributing to the greater good of your community, obtaining experience working with seniors, and receiving ongoing support and recognition from CVAA staff. Time commitment varies from 1 day per week to 1 day per month, from approximately 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. weekdays. Training provided. Drivers needed in Chittenden, Grand Isle, Franklin & Addison Counties.

Requirements include reliable transportation and clean driving record, ability to understand and navigate routes, flexibility to accommodate last minute changes, punctuality and commitment to the program, friendly demeanor, and ability to remain open-minded about differing lifestyles.

This opportunity is sponsored by: CVAA

We need volunteers who are free at these times
Flexible Based On Volunteer's Schedule
This volunteer opportunity is available to the following types of volunteers
Adults up to age 54 (25-54)  Families
Older Adults (55+)  Individual
Adolescents (13-17)  Young Adults (18-25)
Volunteers will work with the following groups
Low-income / Poverty  People With Physical Disabilities
Men  Women
Older Adults (55+)
This volunteer opportunity addresses the following social interests
Aging/Seniors  Poverty
Hunger / Food
We are looking for volunteers with the following skills
Transportation/Driver  Food Preparation / Delivery

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Contact Person:
Bev Hill, Volunteer Coordinator, (phone), (email)
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Address:

 Various Locations
Various, VT 05404
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Directions:

 Exact directions to location will be provided as necessary.
  Nearest Bus Stop: n/a, n/a minute walk

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Web Site: http://www.cvaa.org

Miscellaneous Information

Number of volunteers needed:
Unlimited
Minimum number of hours required (specify per day, week, month, project)
1 Per Delivery Day
The minimum age for a volunteer is
16
The minimum age for youth or youth group volunteers with an adult?
none
Is this volunteer site accessible for those with physical disabilities?
Accessible with limitations
Is this opportunity appropriate for court-ordered service?
No
What screening procedures are required?
Application, Interview (phone or in-person), References, Background Check (VCIC, DAD, DCF, FBI), Driver's License Verification, Confidentiality Statement
Last updated on February 24, 2014


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