Here you will sign up for a brief orientation at the location of your choosing.
If you are currently a Meals on Wheels driver or a volunteer at one of our dining centers, please
contact the center manager directly to adjust your current volunteer schedule.
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Meals on Wheels People offers a variety of ongoing volunteer opportunities. Watch this video for an overview of what we do and why volunteers are so special to us!
Become a Meals on Wheels Driver
We rely on 400 volunteers each weekday to assist with delivering a hot, nutritious lunch to homebound seniors. Driving, walking and bike routes available. We also need volunteers to assist with Meals on Wheels preparation. All volunteers must have a valid drivers license and pass a background check. Learn More
Dining Center Opportunities
We have a number of dining centers throughout the greater Portland metropolitan area. We serve a hot lunch weekdays and rely on volunteers to help prepare and serve the meals. Most volunteers will need to pass a background check. Learn More
Opportunities include: Kitchen support, cleaning and sanitation; food preparation and serving; office support; center activities
We hold a number of fundraising events throughout the year and are always looking for volunteers to assist. Click the links below to learn more about the event and to sign-up online. Most special events do not require a background check.
Current special event opportunities:
- Stride for Seniors (Sunday, April 22): Our first annual charity walk at Portland International Raceway!
Special thanks to Wells Fargo, one of our valued corporate partners, for this video.
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Sign Up to Volunteer
Click here to begin the online registration process. You’ll need to answer a few questions and, in most cases, agree to a have a background check performed.
If you are currently a Meals on Wheels driver or a volunteer at one of our dining centers, please contact the center manager directly to adjust your current volunteer schedule.