Meals on Wheels People has received funding from the Portland Children’s Levy to offer the Meals 4 Kids program, home delivery of culturally-appropriate, nutritious dinners to families in need.
Children ages 0-18 and their caregivers who live in the City of Portland are eligible to receive services if the family income is 185% of the federal poverty level or lower. The Meals 4 Kids program serves qualified children and families within the City of Portland while also prioritizing serving low-income families of color living primarily in East and North Portland experiencing low food security who are also experiencing any of the following:
Meals on Wheels People accepts referrals from a variety of organizations including, culturally-specific organizations, organizations with oversight of SUN Community School programs and schools with Sun Community School programs.
If you are interested in becoming a referring partner please contact Jessica Morris, Program Director Meals 4 Kids at 503-953-8139 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We are currently recruiting for Delivery Drivers
We deliver meals to families on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. The delivery routes take 2 to 2.5 hours. We would like volunteers who are interested in doing this on an ongoing weekly or monthly basis. The ability to lift 25 pounds and pass a criminal background check is required.
If you are interested in serving the community please contact Monica Silva, Program Coordinator Meals 4 Kids at 503.953.8115 or email@example.com
For additional info, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 503.953.8115.