Alumnae Day of Service

This May, Lincoln alumnae and friends will participate in service projects across the country during the third annual Alumnae Day of Service! Read more about each project below, and register here.

 


Boston |Thursday, May 10

Host: Mih-Ho Cha Neenan '81
Organization: Rosie's Place
Address: 889 Harrison Avenue | Boston, MA 02118
Time: 4-7 p.m.
Description: Volunteers will prepare and serve dinner for 100+ guests of Rosie's Place.
About Rosie's Place: Rosie’s Place was founded in 1974 as the first women’s shelter in the United States. Its mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment that helps poor and homeless women maintain their dignity, seek opportunity, and find security in their lives.


Los angeles | Saturday, May 5

Hosts: Miriam Tinberg '10 & Leah Tinberg '12
Organization: Los Angeles Regional Food Bank
Address: 6055 Randolph Street | Commerce, CA 90040
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Description: Volunteers will inspect, sort, and pack food for distribution.
About LAFB: Since 1973, the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank has worked to mobilize resources in the community to alleviate hunger. To fulfill our mission, we source and acquire food and other products and distribute them to needy people through charitable agencies or directly through programs; conduct hunger education and awareness campaigns and advocate for public policies that alleviate hunger; and energize the community to get involved and support hunger relief.


Providence | Friday, May 11

Host: Catherine Syner Shaghalian '96
Organization: Rhode Island Food Bank
Address: 200 Niantic Avenue | Providence, RI 02907
Time: 12-3 p.m.
Description: Volunteers will inspect, sort, and pack food for distribution.
About RIFB: The Rhode Island Community Food Bank distributes food to people in need through a statewide network of 155 member agencies. These agencies include food pantries, meal sites, shelters, youth programs, and senior centers. The Food Bank is committed to improving the quality of life for all Rhode Islanders by advancing solutions to the problem of hunger.


San Francisco | Wednesday, May 9

Hosts: Juliana Raimondi '99 & Emily Barrett '99
Organization: GLIDE
Address: 300 Ellis Street | San Francisco, CA 94102
Time: 3-5:30 p.m.
Description: Volunteers will serve a meal with the Daily Free Meals Program.
About GLIDE: GLIDE's meals program was launched in the 1960s. Focusing on the needs of the community, they serve three meals a day, 364 days a year–approximately 2,000 meals per day to the community. GLIDE's mission is to create a radically inclusive, just, and loving community mobilized to alleviate suffering and break up the cycles of poverty and marginalization.