Mission: Delivering, in a caring and friendly manner, balanced meals to individuals in our community who are unable, because of age or infirmity, to obtain and prepare their own meal.
Description of agency served: Friendship Trays is the organization that prepares and delivers “meals on wheels” to the homebound in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County.
Volunteer opportunities: Volunteers are needed to pick up meals at Sharon Baptist Church, 6411 Sharon Road, Charlotte, at 11 am. The volunteers then deliver the meals to the recipients on their assigned route. Detailed driving instructions are included with the meals.
Time commitment of volunteers: Deliver meals once a month. Takes about one hour.
St. Matthew volunteers deliver meals to two routes.
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