Volunteer for Meals On Wheels

Rattlers,

Help us Strike to make a difference as we partner with Meals On Wheels Atlanta to distribute food to people in Atlanta, GA.

Please encourage your network of alumni, FAMU supporters, family and friends to support our community outreach initiative by joining us and volunteering to deliver food.

 

How to Register:

  • Visit our team registration page: http://vhub.at/FAMUAlumni
  • Follow prompts to create a VolunteerHub account and to review the volunteer waiver and background check form.
  • If you already have an account with us, simply follow the link and sign in. You may be asked to renew your waiver or background check.
  • After completing, wait 24 hours for your background check to process. Then log back in via the link above to register for your event.
  • There are more details on the page such as what to wear and what to expect.
  • You are all set!

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Tuesday Meal Delivery

Help us deliver meals to our senior neighbors. Only the driver needs to register and create an account.

Dates: Every 3rd Tuesday of the month. Starting July 20th. We will post August-September soon.

Time: Please arrive at 10am. When you first enter the building, temperature checks are required using our convenient kiosk. We will document your temperature on the sign-in sheet and will provide you a mask if you require one. All volunteers delivering meals to our senior neighbors are required to wear a face mask.

 

Parking is free and available:  Please park under our covered driveway at the front of our building. 

 

Location: 1705 Commerce Drive, Atlanta, GA 30318.

 

Ages: Volunteers must be 16 years or older to deliver meals by themselves, however kids of any age can ride along. This is a fun, family-friendly activity. We encourage you to have 2-3 people participate with you; 1 to navigate and 1 to call seniors.

Meal Delivery

Help us deliver meals to our senior neighbors. Only the driver needs to register and create an account.

Dates: Every Saturday; starting June 12th – July 31st. We will post August-September soon.

Time: Please arrive between 8:30am-9:10am to pick up your route and meal boxes. We are typically finished giving out routes by 9:10am. After we load your car with meal boxes, it typically takes an hour to an hour and a half to complete your meal deliveries.

 

Location: 1705 Commerce Drive, Atlanta, GA 30318. You will pull into Entrance B where you will join the car pick up line. You will see a registration area where our volunteers will check you in and give you a route. Please let them know A) Your name (only the driver) and B) what group you are volunteering with. You will stay in your car and we will take care of the rest.

 

We do encourage drivers to carpool with 2-3 passengers in the car to assist with calling clients, navigating, and to help carry the meal boxes. Only the driver needs to register. If you are a passenger, there is no need for you to sign up using the link.

 

**All volunteers delivering meals to our senior neighbors are required to wear a face mask.

 

**To view our orientation video about what you can expect, please visit the following link: https://youtu.be/y1spvP6vasg

 

If at any point you have questions, please call 404.351.3889 ext. 245 or email: CommunityAffairs@FAMUAtlantaAlumni.org