Where can I get more information about DRM?
Contact any of the DRM Coordinators.Read More
How are the planners and shoppers scheduled?
Currently, our planners and shoppers work on a rotation, serving 1-month periods, 3 times a year. Yearly schedules are created based on availability of our volunteers. Some of our volunteers…Read More
What tasks are involved to prepare a DRM meal?
Volunteer tasks may include: setting tables, preparing salads and vegetables, cooking, making coffee, serving meals to our guests, washing dishes, pots and pans, cleaning tables in the dining area and…Read More
What if I have a conflict and can’t serve with my team on a scheduled date?
You can work with your team leader to find a substitute. We have a list of reliable subs who can replace you. Some team members contact friends from other teams…Read More
How long do people serve on DRM teams?
Some people have been serving on a DRM team since the beginning of our program in 1991. Others have just recently joined. We usually ask people to plan on serving…Read More
What is the time commitment required for each Saturday meal?
Volunteers arrive around 10:00 a.m. and depart around 1:00 p.m. each Saturday. Special meals or special holidays may alter this time a bit, but meals are always served at 11:30…Read More
How often do DRM teams work during the year?
There are 10 DRM teams and each works every 10 weeks, about 5 times per year. An annual schedule is published each year and indicates when each team is assigned…Read More
Do I have to join a DRM team to volunteer?
No, you can volunteer just once or on special holidays. Just contact one of the DRM Coordinators to set up a time.Read More