People Served/Type of Services: Urgent Services, Homelessness
Types of Help Needed: Activities with Agency Clients, Food Preparation and distribution
Service Opportunity Details: Volunteers needed to help host Host homeless families at one of the north shore congregations. This is perfect for families with children at home. It also works very well with couples (friends or sharing the same house). This includes welcoming the guests as they arrive for their evening. Providing dinner and sharing with the guests. If you have children they can play with or read to the guest children after dinner. It is a wonderful experience. Doing God’s work no more than 20 minutes from home. See the video of Kenilworth Union Church families reporting on their experience on the kuc.org look for Family Promise.
Location: Various North Shore communities
Volunteer Ages: Families with young children, Families with teens, Young Adults, Adults
Frequency: One-time, periodic
Frequency Details: This commitment can be for one evening and require as little as 2 hours of time. Scheduled in advance.
Contact Info: Liaison and Board Chair: Richard Day, 847 722 4714