Meal service with LifeMoves
As part of Meal service with LifeMoves shelter, our volunteers prepare and deliver 60 meal packages on Saturdays/Sundays throughout the year to LifeMoves shelters to feed the homeless and needy in our local community in Silicon Valley, Northern California.
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What is Meal service with LifeMoves shelter?
Our volunteers prepare and deliver 60 food packages on Saturdays and Sundays of each week to family shelters of Life Moves in downtown San Jose. The food package is served as breakfast to the clients the next morning.
What is contained in the food package delivered to LifeMoves?
Each breakfast package consists of 60 packaged brown bags with PBJ sandwiches, fruit (banana/orange), and cutlery as well as 60 hard boiled eggs with shell, 60 individually packaged yogurts, 2 gallons of milk and water bottles. Please see shopping list and packaging instructions at https://caringhandsfoundation.org/lifemoves-meal-grocery-list/
What is the drop off address for the meal packages?
The food is delivered to LifeMoves shelters in downtown San Jose. The delivery addresses are:
- On Saturday (for Sunday breakfast): LifeMoves Julian Street Inn, 546 W Julian Street, San Jose, CA 95110
- On Sunday (for Monday breakfast): LifeMove Georgia Travis House, 260 Commercial Street, San Jose, CA 95112
What is the overall process?
Host families sign up using sign-up sheets that Caring Hands maintains to host the service in their homes. They procure the items in the shopping list and pack the items as instructed Please use the shopping list provided. Student volunteers will get credit for volunteer hours.
Volunteers who donate to LifeMoves can obtain a receipt for the donation that can be used for tax purposes by filling this form: https://forms.lifemoves.org/388497.
How do we sign up?
If you would like to sign up, please email us at email@example.com.