Volunteer Types: Food preparation and services
Organization types: Community and Social Services
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: April 30, 2024
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As a Volunteer Cook, you are responsible for preparing and serving a meal for Matthew House Ottawa Refugee Services residents and volunteers on a weekday evening ranging from 8 to 16 people. Groceries are provided for the cook to prepare a balanced meal that includes a protein, vegetables, and starch (rice, potatoes, or pasta).

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
You will get to engage with newcomers from various backgrounds and also get to showcase your cooking skills
Volunteer location:


Shemi Adeoye
@Matthew House Ottawa: Refugee Services & Furniture Bank
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This position would be great for: Adults, Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 4
Good for people interested in: Food preparation and services
You will be helping with: Persons new to Canada, Visible minorities or racialized persons

Volunteer Considerations

  • Police record check required
  • Suitable for community service hours
  • Public transportation available
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