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Lake Lunches


  • United Methodist Church 1255 1st Avenue Oakland, CA, 94606 United States (map)

Lake Lunches is a food ministry of Lake Merritt United Methodist Church. Serving 75 lunches twice a week to the hungry and un-sheltered no questions asked in the areas surrounding Lake Merritt. Volunteers are needed to assist in preparing & packing lunches and walking the lake area near by to distribute the meals.

Lunch preparation & packing takes place on Mondays and Wednesdays weekly from 4-5:30 pm
Lunch distribution takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays weekly from 11:45 am-1:15 pm.

Special needs include baking cookies, preparing granola, cooking meats for sandwiches. Food resources are generously sourced through donations and through our partnership with Alameda County Community Food Bank.