Derek first started volunteering for us when he was working for the Texas State Auditor’s Office and joined the MOW delivery team there. Six months ago, he began working at ScaleFactor, a financial services company. He loved the new job but missed delivering meals to the homebound people we serve. “I felt like it really developed my sense of community and being able to interact with the people on the route and just brighten up their day a bit was very rewarding for me,” he recalls. Fortunately, philanthropy is a big part of the culture at ScaleFactor and Derek’s new bosses quickly agreed to sign the company up for a Meals on Wheels route. Read more.
- Meals on Wheels »Volunteers deliver meals to homebound clients
- 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.