Find a Volunteer Opportunity

Contact Information
Contact Jessica Sanderson
Visit Website
More Information
Just Basics

We are excited to announce a new partnership between Just Basics, Inc. the Montpelier Senior Activity Center and Good Taste Catering. Together we produce and host delicious and healthy meals, promote independence and socialization at 58 Barre Street. The senior meals program features fresh and local ingredients and meets the senior nutritional standards. Chef Justin Turcotte prepares meals daily, Monday - Friday and invites you to join him and his team.

We have many volunteer opportunities available and would love to include you in this community-supported program. Please feel free to stop in, call or email Jessica for more information -

Hospitality: Your primary focus is to help all guests feel welcome with the meals experience. Volunteers will oversee the satisfaction of our three dining experiences: meals at home, meals together & meals to go. Activities include: dining room setup/ breakdown, reservations help, serving meals and guest feedback. The hours are: Tuesdays: 9-11, 11-1 & 1-2:30, Thursdays: 9-11, 11-1 & 1-2:30, Fridays 9-11, 11-1 & 1-2:30.

Kitchen Support: Your role will directly support our Contractor (Chef Justin Turcotte) in the preparation of all foods, for the three meal programs. Volunteers will help prepare, package, cook & process foods. Activities will include meals production & service as well as kitchen setup and cleanup. Mondays: 9-11, 11-1 & 1-2:30, Tuesdays: 9-11, 11-1 & 1-2:30, Wednesdays: 9-11, 11-1 & 1-2:30, Thursdays 9-11, 11-1 & 1-2:30 & Fridays 9-11, 11-1 & 1-2:30

Location: Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre Street, Montpelier, VT 05602