I Volunteered In a Soup Kitchen

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    It felt good to help out.

    My friends and I stacked food and served people. As a thanks the woman who ran the shelter gave us a slice of pie. I've met some of the nicest people in the soup kitchen.
    GeekyFatChick GeekyFatChick
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 16

    I Volunteered In A Soup Kitchen

    In Timmins Ontario   I volunteered in a Soup Kitchen.   I saw how people acted.   The males looked like they were fighting.   The females looked like they were talking and a few were arm wrestling.  
    aquarius3 aquarius3
    1 Response Jan 3, 2012


    i volunteered a couple dozen times at the Orlando Women's Shelter throughout college i was always in the kitchen there, warming food from huge cans or scrubbing this or that i got really sad every time i would go in because these women and their children would be there for...
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    1 Response Jan 31, 2008

    Well, I Will....

    this christmas Im volunteering again with Crisis, at their Christmas centre..... Im not sure where Ill be yet, fingers crossed the Womens or the Quiet centre, fingers really crossed that its not the Dependents centre...... I have space in my heart for everyone, but last year I...
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 13, 2008

    Been Thinking About the Place For a While Lately

    It was near the college that I went to.  A lot of students from my university volunteered there.  I grew to knew some of the people that the kitchen served...there were times when I'd see them on the street and I'd have a conversation with them.  I've actually...
    yoyy yoyy
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Aug 1, 2009

    And I Miss It Like Crazy

    I've always done lots of volunteer work, but one of my favorite experiences was working as a volunteer in the kitchen at  shelter for homeless people in Massachusetts. I volunteered there for about two years. The kitchen manager was a good friend of both mine and...
    sugarfooties sugarfooties
    2 Responses Feb 15, 2010
    maddie91101 maddie91101
    13-15, F
    Mar 11, 2015

    For Elderly Homeless Romanians

    And I loved them Each morning I would meet them in a little church hall outside the city of Sighisoara and help make them lunch and then sit with them playing random board games and arts and crafts as a way to communicate, as i was still very bad at speaking Romanian at this...
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    Aug 22, 2008

    Last Night

    There is a place across the bay that the homeless have gathered to live without worry. It's only a temporary set up but for the next 90 days they will have the help and guidance they need to become self supportive. It's basically a camp called "Tent City" and right now...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 31, 2008
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