Dorothy Day Center

Service at the Dorothy Day Center




We make and serve dinner the 4th Saturday of every other month. The shift is from 2:00 pm—5:30pm.

  • Arrive at 1:30pm and leave by 5:30pm
  • Split shifts possible (2:00- 3:30 and 3:30-5:30pm).
  • The timeline looks like this:
    •  Dinner services begin promptly at  4:30.  Services ends 5:15.
    • Dinner services usually feeds 200-250 guests.Proper Attire/appropriate hygiene - pants should not be too tight or too baggy, no tank tops or clothing that reveals bare backs, no colognes or perfumes, NO FLIP FLOPS - MUST WEAR CLOSED TOE SHOES!!! Maintain respectful boundaries with guests.Must be 16 years or older to work in the kitchen. Volunteers 8 years and older are needed to help serve drinks and cold items and clear tables.

We ask for 1 person to lead each group. As a lead you would gather volunteers for your shift.

Upcoming dates in 2016

  • December 24

Upcoming dates in 2017

  • February 25
  • April 22
  • June 24
  • August 26
  • October 28
  • December 23

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