FAQs about donations to Open Heart Kitchen
Did you know that you can also give out your investments, such as stocks, crypto, or retirement accounts?
For a complete list of items we are currently in need of, please call (925) 580-1616 ext. 502
We cannot accept donation drop offs at the Catalina Drive address. It is strictly a mailbox location.
Open Heart Kitchen
1141 Catalina Drive
Mail Box 137
Livermore, CA 94550
Note: This is not a physical Open Heart Kitchen location. It is only a mailing address. Donations cannot be dropped off at this address.
We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our Tax ID# is 94-3396038.
Open Heart Kitchen fulfills our mission through 3 basic meal programs:
1.) The Hot Meal program, which serves prepared meals free of charge to all members of our community
2.) The Senior Meal program, which provides nutritious meals and an opportunity to socialize for guests aged 60 and above
3.) The Street Outreach program, which is tailored to the needs of our neighbors experiencing homelessness by providing meals and resources
FAQs about volunteering at Open Heart Kitchen
Advance registration is required for all volunteer opportunities at Open Heart Kitchen. Walk-in volunteer shifts are not available.
No, you cannot bring a child when volunteering. Our minimum age to volunteer is 18 years old.
Open Heart Kitchen has volunteer opportunities in Dublin, Pleasanton, Livermore, and Danville. Volunteer shifts vary, but typically take place on weekdays during the mornings and mid/late afternoons. To begin the sign-up process, please email email@example.com
For information about volunteering with a group, contact Volunteer Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or call(925) 580-1616, EXT. 504.
Volunteers must be at least 18 years old and complete a volunteer waiver prior to their first shift with Open Heart Kitchen. To protect the vulnerable population we work with, Open Heart Kitchen also requires all volunteers to show proof of Covid-19 vaccination, including the first Booster. Volunteers who wish to work at client-facing sites must also undergo a background check.