FOOD WITH FRIENDS (WINTER 2023) - Food with Friends - Kitchen Assistant (Set 2)

Food with Friends - Kitchen Assistant (Set 1)

Assist youth ages 11 to 18 in developing basic food prep skills and experience working in a commercial kitchen environment. Volunteers will assist Recreation Leaders in facilitating youth as they learn to follow recipes to prepare and enjoy a variety of nutritious meals.

Date: Saturdays, January 18th to March 18th, 2023

Time(s): 3:00pm - 6:00pm

Location: Port Coquitlam Community Centre - Wilson Kitchen
2150 Wilson Avenue, Port Coquitlam

Volunteer duties will include: 

  • Assist in the planning of meals for youth age 11-18 learn to cook program
  • Assist in orienting youth with the tools and appliances in a kitchen
  • Help promote and mentor kitchen safety
  • Leading youth in preparation of healthy meals
  • Promote a fun, inclusive, and positive environment

Please bring/wear kitchen-appropriate clothing that you can move comfortably in, including closed-toe shoes. An apron and other personal protective equipment will be provided.

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact Emmanuel Addo at or 604 927 7962.

Qualifications Required

  • Age Must be at least Adult (19+)
  • Youth Services Volunteer Orientation Must be at least Complete

Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Saturday Afternoon