Shelter Meal Sponsorship

Help us provide meals for our residents at the Jamii Center!  We offer our guests three meals a day, seven days a week.

Program Basics:

Currently 45 meals for each time slot

Meal Times (Please plan to arrive with food 30 minutes prior)

  • Brunch: 10:00am
  • Lunch: 12:00pm
  • Dinner 5:00pm

Funding for a single meal order: $250

 

Provider Options:

  • Hot or Cold/sack lunch
    • Quantity: 45 to 50
    • May include: Sandwiches, wraps, fruit and veggies, pre-packaged individual items
    • Should arrive by 11:30 on the day of service

 

  • Hot, commercially prepared dinner
    • Quantity: 45 to 50
    • May include: fresh or frozen (easy reheat) prepared entrees and sides, ready to serve desserts
    • Should arrive by 4:30 on day of service

 

  • Pizza night – provide pizzas and at least one simple serve side or dessert

 

  • Weekend Brunch – Saturdays/Sundays only
    • Quantity 45 to 50
    • Hot brunch preferred
    • Should arrive by 9:30 on day of service

 

  • Sponsor a meal – provide funding for a restaurant order, lunch or dinner

 

Additional information

  • All food MUST be prepared from a commercial retailer, or an organization’s commercial kitchen – no food handled at home
  • Hot, commercially prepared meals must arrive within 30 minutes of preparation
  • We will provide all serving items, utensils, paper plates/bowls, cups, etc
  • Dietary restrictions – please notify us before hand if you are able to accommodate dietary restrictions with your donation

 

To get involved, please contact Mamie Powell at mpowell@ulpdx.org