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Meals on Wheels – Meal Packer


Lanakila Meals on Wheels

Our meal packers parcel out the meals so they can be easily delivered to individuals with disabilities and seniors.

Every packing shift takes place at the Lanakila Pacific facility on Bachelot Street and usually is completed in 2-3 hours. Packing typically occur anytime during these times: Tuesday- Saturday: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Interested volunteers click here to apply directly on our website. Contact Information: Meals on Wheels: 808-356-8519Email: [email protected]

Eligibility:

  1. Must be 16 years or older
  2. Be negative for tuberculosis
  3. Pass a criminal background check
  4. Provide 2 non-family adult references
  5. COVID-19 Protocols
    1. To volunteer with Lanakila Meals on Wheels, you must: Be fully vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination.
    2. Wear a mask and a face shield while packing – no exceptions.
    3. Face shields will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own.

Process:

  1. Submit an online volunteer application here. We will contact you.
  2. Allow for your application to be processed and for appropriate checks to be completed (usually within 7-10 business days).
  3. Attend an orientation session.

Lanakila Meals on Wheels is a program of Lanakila Pacific, a Hawaii-based non-profit 501(c)(3) organization offering assistance programs and operating social enterprises to build independence and improve the quality of life for individuals with cognitive, physical, social or age-related challenges.

As Oahu’s oldest, largest and only island-wide meal service for kupuna and individuals with disabilities, Lanakila Meals on Wheels helps homebound individuals maintain their independence and live with dignity in the comfort of their own home. Our caring volunteers deliver nutritious meals and true friendship that recipients say improves their health, makes them feel safe and secure, and allows them to remain in a place they love.

Lanakila Meals on Wheels


About the organizer

Lanakila Meals on Wheels is a program of Lanakila Pacific. We are a Hawaii-based non-profit 501(c)(3) organization offering assistance programs and operating social enterprises to build independence and improve the quality of life for individuals with cognitive, physical, social or age-related challenges. Since 1939, our vision has been to embody self-sufficiency and inspire inclusive communities where people of all ages and abilities are empowered to live independently, find meaningful employment and thrive in spirit. We collectively serve and benefit more than 2,000 people each year including individuals with disabilities and seniors in our community.


  • One Time Commitment
  • Set Schedule
  • Specific Location
Good For

Teens, Families, Kupuna, Students, Groups, Meeting People

Activity Type

Help People, Warehouse, Food Prep & Distribution, Health & Wellness, Non Profit Networking

Cause

Kupuna, Special Needs, Food Insecurity, Housing & Homelessness, Social Services, Health & Wellness, Community Engagement, Military & Veterans, Non Profit Support

Requirements

Min age 16+

Minimum Age, Fully Vaccinated, Background Check, Interview or Screening Process

Meals on Wheels – Meal Packer


Lanakila Meals on Wheels

Our meal packers parcel out the meals so they can be easily delivered to individuals with disabilities and seniors.

Every packing shift takes place at the Lanakila Pacific facility on Bachelot Street and usually is completed in 2-3 hours. Packing typically occur anytime during these times: Tuesday- Saturday: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Interested volunteers click here to apply directly on our website. Contact Information: Meals on Wheels: 808-356-8519Email: [email protected]

Eligibility:

  1. Must be 16 years or older
  2. Be negative for tuberculosis
  3. Pass a criminal background check
  4. Provide 2 non-family adult references
  5. COVID-19 Protocols
    1. To volunteer with Lanakila Meals on Wheels, you must: Be fully vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination.
    2. Wear a mask and a face shield while packing – no exceptions.
    3. Face shields will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own.

Process:

  1. Submit an online volunteer application here. We will contact you.
  2. Allow for your application to be processed and for appropriate checks to be completed (usually within 7-10 business days).
  3. Attend an orientation session.

Lanakila Meals on Wheels is a program of Lanakila Pacific, a Hawaii-based non-profit 501(c)(3) organization offering assistance programs and operating social enterprises to build independence and improve the quality of life for individuals with cognitive, physical, social or age-related challenges.

As Oahu’s oldest, largest and only island-wide meal service for kupuna and individuals with disabilities, Lanakila Meals on Wheels helps homebound individuals maintain their independence and live with dignity in the comfort of their own home. Our caring volunteers deliver nutritious meals and true friendship that recipients say improves their health, makes them feel safe and secure, and allows them to remain in a place they love.


  • One Time Commitment
  • Set Schedule
  • Specific Location
Good For

Teens, Families, Kupuna, Students, Groups, Meeting People

Activity Type

Help People, Warehouse, Food Prep & Distribution, Health & Wellness, Non Profit Networking

Cause

Kupuna, Special Needs, Food Insecurity, Housing & Homelessness, Social Services, Health & Wellness, Community Engagement, Military & Veterans, Non Profit Support

Requirements

Min age 16+

Minimum Age, Fully Vaccinated, Background Check, Interview or Screening Process

Lanakila Meals on Wheels


About the organizer

Lanakila Meals on Wheels is a program of Lanakila Pacific. We are a Hawaii-based non-profit 501(c)(3) organization offering assistance programs and operating social enterprises to build independence and improve the quality of life for individuals with cognitive, physical, social or age-related challenges. Since 1939, our vision has been to embody self-sufficiency and inspire inclusive communities where people of all ages and abilities are empowered to live independently, find meaningful employment and thrive in spirit. We collectively serve and benefit more than 2,000 people each year including individuals with disabilities and seniors in our community.

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