LUM Summer of Service – Find Your Fit
Shelter | Youth Programs | Food Pantries & Rescue
It’s not too late for YOU to make this your LUM Summer of Service. Volunteers are needed with the LUM food pantries, homeless shelter, youth programs including the full-day, child care program and summer camp.
Here are the “Hot Needs” for the LUM Summer of Service. Check out these volunteer opportunities and find your fit!
Needed weekday mornings & evening and Saturdays. Pick up surplus food at local bakeries & coffeeshops and delivery them to LUM. Also, LUM is looking for an individual to coordinate the program.
Needed each evening from 8 p.m. – 7 a.m. -or- 8 p.m. – midnight. Check-in guests, serve meals and distribute bedding & shower items. Training is provided.
A simple meal for 46 shelter guests is needed each evening at 8 p.m. Planning and preparing a meal is a great activity for groups. You may stay and serve the meal or drop it off in advance.
Needed Thursdays in downtown Lafayette & Fridays in West Lafayette from 9 a.m. – noon. Check-in clients, enter data, pick up food, assist clients in shopping & organize the pantry.
Needed each weekday from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. Help children with math, reading, arts & crafts and recreation; prepare and serve snack and lunch, and supervise study trips. Training provided.
LUM Summer of Service gives you the chance to make a difference in your community, meet an immediate need, and see the impact of your efforts. So, follow your passion, find something that excites you and convince a friend or two to join you.