Are you looking for a new way to help out a neighbor in need?  Are you searching for a way to get your family and young children involved in caring for others?  Homeless Solutions provides a hands on opportunity to help feed adults, children and families.  Four times a year, faithful members of our congregation volunteer their time to shop and cook dinner for the Homeless Solutions Shelter in Morris Plains.  Check out their website at www.homelesssolutions.org to see all the amazing ways they help people looking for a hand up, not a hand out.

When: Our assigned 2019 dates are:

  • Saturday March 2
  • Saturday June 29
  • Saturday September 7
  • Saturday November 30

Needed:  Volunteers to

  1. Grocery shop and/or
  2. Cook and serve the meals.
  • For grocery shopping, the list is provided and you are reimbursed for the purchases.  Shopping is done the Friday prior or Saturday morning and delivered to the shelter.
  • For cooking, you arrive at 3:30pm to begin cooking, and the recipes are provided.  Dinner is served at 6pm and clean up is done by shelter residents. You will finish around 7:00pm.
  • We will walk you through every step with detailed shopping lists and cooking instructions.

If you would like to volunteer for just a few hours to make a big difference in the lives of others, contact:

Joelle Strona

mjstrona@verizon.net

cell: 908-883-0092

home: 908-626-1636