Client Meal Delivery

Client Meal Delivery volunteers will ride along with a staff driver and support the home-delivering of meals to our clients.

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Kitchen

Our volunteers help chop and peel veggies, pack out burgers, season chicken, and more! If you like to cook, this is the job for you.

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Meal Packaging

Meal Packaging involves packaging our nutritionally designed menus into bags for delivery to our clients.

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Walking Deliveries

Walking delivery volunteers take an hour or two during lunch time on Wednesdays and Fridays to deliver in the neighborhood.

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Volunteering during COVID-19

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with God’s Love We Deliver! God’s Love has been deemed an Essential Service Provider in New York City and will continue working to cook, package, and deliver delicious, medically tailored meals to our neighbors living with severe and chronic illness during the COVID-19 crisis.

If you are not feeling well or have any concerns about volunteering DO NOT VOLUNTEER NOW.

Please review our Vaccination Protocol.

COVID-19 Health and Safety

If you answer “yes” to any of these questions, you should not enter God’s Love.

Are you currently experiencing, or have you experienced in the past 48 hours, any of the following symptoms?

• Fever or chills
• Cough
• Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
• Fatigue
• Muscle or body aches
• Headache
• New loss of taste or smell
• Sore throat
• Congestion or runny nose
• Nausea or vomiting
• Diarrhea

Have you tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 10 days?

In the past 10 days, have you had close contact with anyone who has received a COVID-positive test or is suspected of having COVID based on their symptoms?

Please note, our COVID protocols are subject to change at any time based on federal, state or local guidance and/or regulation.

If you have any additional questions, please don’t hesitate to email us at volunteer@glwd.org. Thank you for your support.

Meet Our Staff

Our staff will be working with you all along the way during your volunteer shifts. Check out our directory here to meet these friendly folks before your shift. See what happens during Meal Kit Assembly and Delivery.

Urgent Needs

Client Meal Delivery

Our most-needed shift, you'll ride as passenger in our delivery van and assist our staff in delivering meals to our clients.

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Videos

Thanksgiving 2020

Published on Nov 28, 2020

Thanksgiving 2019

Published on Dec 9, 2019

Thank you to the more than 1,700 volunteers who worked so hard to help us cook and home-deliver 8,400 Thanksgiving meals this year!

Our Volunteers are 10,000 Strong!

Published on Apr 12, 2018

For more than three decades, God’s Love We Deliver has been providing the medically tailored, nutritious meals that our clients so urgently require. From the very beginning, we recognized the force of the tremendous heart of our volunteers. Today, we are proud and humbled to have the help of our now 13,000 individuals who give their time and talent to God’s Love every year.

No Tank Tops in the Kitchen!

Published on May 23, 2017

At God’s Love We Deliver, we are committed to maintaining the highest possible standard of food safety for our clients living with severe illness. It’s important to our staff, our volunteers, and our clients to know that every single one of the thousands of meals produced in our kitchen each year has been prepared with a commitment to quality, nutrition and love.

#FeedYourPride!

Published on Jun 26, 2018

On Sunday, June 24, God's Love We Deliver was joined by over 200 staff, volunteers, and community members at the 49th Annual NYC Pride March. God's Love has participated in the event for more than 28 years and we are grateful to everyone who joined us! #FeedYourPride

What we accomplish with our volunteers

Published on Jun 28, 2018

Every year our volunteers help us reach new heights as we deliver more meals and reach more people than ever. Check out all the fantastic milestones we have reached this year -- we couldn't have accomplished so much without you!

From the Blog: Volunteers

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4.27.21 / Volunteer

Volunteering During COVID-19 and Beyond: Thank You!

We are delighted to be celebrating our extraordinary volunteers this National Volunteer Week. This annual event always gives us the chance to express our gratitude, but particularly this year, as we recognize their commitment…

3.15.21 / Clients

Celebrating Women’s History Month at God’s Love

March is Women’s History Month.  We at God’s Love are grateful to all the women we have been honored to work with, learn from and grow with; each one having made a profound impact on our life-affirming work. Across department…

2,000+ Volunteer Service Hours

  • Wing Tat Leung
  • Edward Prostak
  • Norma Grant
  • Brenda Curtis
  • Richard Ophals
  • Martin Friedman
  • Roz Gilbert
  • Dennis Luczak
  • Randy Savitt
  • Evan Schwartz
  • Bob White
  • Irv Lerner
  • Brian Hotaling
  • Edward Coffina
  • John Moore

1,000-1,999 Volunteer Service Hours

  • Vincent Rada
  • Mindy Liu
  • Linda Irby
  • Jicky Leidicke
  • James Walsh
  • HILL Nmdc
  • Donald Eckert
  • Terry Hofler
  • Suzy Sobel
  • William Komar
  • Michael Kenny
  • Linda Kates
  • Fitz Fitz
  • Klaus Villa
  • Elizabeth Currey

100-999 Volunteer Service Hours

  • T. j. Luty
  • HOTWNY NMDC
  • Stephanie Suskin
  • SUS STARRETT CITY NMDC
  • John DeRemigis
  • Alma Thompson
  • Francis McLaughlin
  • Sunny Cade
  • Paul Steinberg
  • Fran Ferguson
  • Sharon Cacioppo
  • Laurie Bloomfield
  • Pamela Conrad
  • Annie Wong
  • James Magenheimer

Need More Information?

View our FAQs and other helpful information on our Volunteer FAQs & Resources page.

Or feel free to contact our Volunteer Office via email at volunteer@glwd.org or telephone at 212.294.8158.