Volunteering is both fun and meaningful at KC Shepherd’s Center! Whatever your talents or interests, there are many ways you can make a real difference. Our volunteers are part of a caring team that empowers older adults to live healthy, engaged, and independent lives.
Giving the Basics-
Personal Hygiene products for home-bound older adults Shepherd’s Center Central distributes incontinence supplies received from Giving the Basics to Home Delivered Meals clients in need.
Who: YOU! We welcome groups. This is a great opportunity for an individual or even a group of co-workers, friends to come in to help make a difference in older adult’s lives
What: There are three volunteer positions for the Giving the Basics program:
Picking up hygiene products from distribution location
Volunteers help with unloading items, sorting supplies/packaging orders.
Volunteer drivers will deliver items and have client interaction (must have valid driver’s license, current insurance and able to pass a background screening)
When: The second Wednesday of each month, beginning February 12th, 2020.
Item pickup begins at 9:00 am and will be delivered by 10:00 for distribution.
Unloading, packing and sorting shift will take place from 10:00 am to approximately 1:00 pm dependent on volunteer task.
Drivers will arrive between 12:45 pm-1 pm. Most routes take 45 minutes to 1 hour. This is a perfect volunteer opportunity to complete during your lunch break. Routes are pre-determined and all in close proximity to each other.