Deliver Groceries to Older Neighbors in Somerville and Cambridge!

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Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services

Volunteer bends to lift box full of groceries.

Deliver groceries to folks in Somerville and Cambridge on the first Tuesday morning of each month!

Application required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Cost

This Program is free!

場所

  • In-person only.

Center for Arts at the Armory

191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, MA 02143
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Drivers depart from the Center for Arts at the Armory in Somerville and make deliveries to routes in Cambridge and Somerville.

Dates and Times

This is an ongoing program.

Tuesday.

Morning.

First Tuesday of each month, 8 am to noon; deliveries take about 2.5 to 3 hours

Additional information

Bring staple foods to older adults in our community!

  • The Greater Boston Food bank provides our Commodity Supplemental Food Program groceries.
  • Volunteers drive their own car to deliver groceries to residents age 60+ in Cambridge and Somerville.
  • Shelf-stable grocery boxes weigh about 30 lb.s each, plus the Greater Boston Food Bank adds 2 fresh fruit and veg items.
  • Delivery shifts depart between 8:30 am and 9:30 am.
  • Drivers may collaborate with a runner to help make deliveries.
  • Not recommended for people with a history of back pain or with restrictions on lifting.

Program continues to run during

February vacation and April vacation

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Contacts

SCES Volunteer Coordinator

Volunteer Programs

(617) 628-2601

Email vol@eldercare.org or copy and paste this application link into your browser:

https://hipaa.jotform.com/211745812650150

Volunteer bends to lift box full of groceries.
This is an ongoing program.

Tuesday.

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SCES Volunteer Coordinator

Volunteer Programs

(617) 628-2601
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Last updated 5月 5, 2024.