Caring Kitchen

Description: This organization, over 20 years old, run solely by volunteers offers meals to over 100 individuals in low income circumstances, including families and elderly on weekends (only). Must schedule hours in advance-professional dress is required for service. Service experiences are centered around meal preparation and serving and involve direct contact with clients. Service will take place Saturdays and Sundays during lunch. Agency is under the auspices of Burlington Assembly of God and does not receive government or state funds, only donations. 33,493 meals served in 2008.

Primary Contact: Cindy Ashby
Mailing Address: 821 Tucker St.
Burlington, NC 27215
Phone #: 222-9975

On BioBus route: No

Office Hours: 8-12 Mon-Fri

Best Times for Volunteers: Saturday 8:30-11:30 Preparation Saturday Serving 11:30-12:30 Sunday 8:30-1:30 Preparation Serving and clean up 12:30-1:30 Sundays

Notes: MUST schedule hours in advance. To arrange times, CALL the number listed and do not use email to arrange. Be aware of their weekday schedule for making appointments. Professional dress required. Pastor Thompson, minister-oversees programming.

Directions to Service Location: Take Church St. past the movie theater and toward downtown Burlington. Turn RIGHT onto East Webb St. You will cross Mebane St. Continue on Webb about 1/2 mile and look for Tucker St. on your right. Af