15+ (10+ when accompanied by a parent/guardian)
Volunteers can assist with prepping meals for the residents, clients, and staff.
Volunteers can serve food and hand out produce to residents and staff on duty (No cooking or baking involved).
Mondays – Morning, Midday, Evening
Tuesdays – Morning, Midday, Evening
Wednesdays – Morning, Midday, Evening
Thursdays – Morning, Midday, Evening
Fridays – Morning, Midday, Evening
Saturdays – Morning, Midday, Evening
Sundays – Morning, Midday, Evening
Days/Times are subject to change; check out Father Joe’s calendar for updated events.
1501 Imperial Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination
Dress code: long pants, a blouse or shirt with sleeves (long or short), and closed-toe shoes.
There is an underground parking at the location. The entrance is off of 16th Street and Imperial Ave. When you arrive to the entrance, press the intercom and let security know you are volunteering. They will open the gate. Continue down the ramp to the right to park and take the stairs or elevator to the lobby.
For Serving Events: JKC Lobby and check in with Security. Volunteers will then be directed to the kitchen to connect with the Food Services Staff.
Father Joe’s Villages mission is to prevent and end homelessness, one life at a time. Their values are expressed in CREED. They are the foundation of their work. C – Compassion, concern for others and a desire to assist. R – Respect, an act of giving particular attention or special regard. E – Empathy, understanding, an awareness of and sensitivity to the feelings of others. E- Empowerment, Helping others to help themselves. D – Dignity, counting all people worthy of our esteem.
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