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Kids Café Cooking Volunteer

Kids Café Cooking Volunteer

Lussier Community Education Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Join the Kids Café Volunteer Team & assist staff with cooking healthy and nutritious meals for elementary, middle and high school-aged students participating in afterschool programming at the Lussier Community Education Center. Volunteers prepare meals for students on Mondays and Fridays during the academic year. HOURS: 4-8 hours/week, beginning September 9, 2022 (time dependent on number of shifts per week) Mondays 1:30 PM – 5:30 PM Fridays 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Following a pre-made meal plan, prepare and serve the dinner meal to 50-70 students. 2. Following the meal, clean kitchen. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS 1. Experience preparing meals for large numbers of people. 2. Ability to work collaboratively with people of all ages and from diverse backgrounds. 3. Mature attitude, creativity, resourcefulness, and a positive role model for youth. 4. Understanding and appreciation of socio-economically, ethnically and culturally diverse populations. 5. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

Our Mission at the Lussier Community Education Center is to build community, create opportunities, and enrich education. At the LCEC, we envision drawing in generations of community members from all walks of life to take care of one another and create a more just, healthy, and vibrant community. Our programs and services include afterschool and summer camp programs for youth grades elementary through high school, a food pantry, employment placement, community & senior meals, a jobs training center, and much more.

55 South Gammon Road
Madison, Wisconsin 53717

Fall 2023

Fridays from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
from 9/25/2023 to 12/8/2023

Lyft- Paid for by the Morgridge Center for Public Service

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