Mary Gordon Spence describes herself as a ‘humorlosopher’. For anyone who knows her, it’s an apt description. The Brownwood, Texas native is a professional speaker, writer, commentator, and volunteer. She volunteers every Monday and also serves as a substitute driver one to three other days each week. She picks up the meals at our Holy Cross Lutheran Church distribution site in South Austin. “I’ll tell you why I love it; it (her route) is in my neighborhood. It has allowed me to know my neighborhood. I also know how important it is for people who can’t get out to have somebody come in,” she says. Read more.
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- PALS »Volunteers transport clients’ pets for vet visits or deliver pet food monthly.
- Mike's Place »Volunteers help clients with Alzheimer's Disease and other forms of dementia
Sharing a route saves time!
How to start a Meal Delivery Team
Volunteer orientation for Meal Delivery Program is every Thursday 12:15p.m. at our central kitchen 3227 E. 5th St. 78702.
And More Programs volunteer orientation is scheduled individually through the program coordinator.