University of Minnesota Information Technology staff volunteer to deliver meals through the Meals on Wheels program. Generally, people who receive Meals on Wheels are unable to prepare a nutritious meal, and are elderly, homebound, or disabled.
What does volunteering involve?
Working in teams of two, IT volunteers drive to the program site, pick up 8-10 meals, and deliver them to as many residences. It takes about an hour. On average, depending on the number of volunteers in the IT pool, each volunteer delivers meals about once every 5-6 weeks.
The following people make up the current roster of Meals on Wheels volunteers in IT:
How do I sign up?
Interested in volunteering? Send an email to Vickie Sheehan.