Dates: The Council Soup Kitchen volunteer events at Broward Partnership for the Homeless, Inc. (BPHI) are on the 2nd Monday of the month, on the 2nd Thursday of the month, and on the 4th Monday of every month. While serving dinner we provide smiles to the residents of BPHI. Whenever possible the council also provides a dessert cake or hosts a dinner night for the BPHI residents to enjoy.
Location: Broward Partner Ship for the Homeless, Inc. – Huizenga Campus 920 NW 7th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33311
Time: 4:45-7:00 PM
Requirements: The Knights of Columbus designated volunteer events are open to Council Members Only as its purpose is to strengthen our bonds as Brother Knights in service to others while reinforcing our first degree principle of Charity. It has been a vehicle for unity, compassion, and service as we were taught by our Lord Jesus Christ.
Application Process: Participation in the Soup Kitchen is based on the prior submission of an individual application, reading and understanding of the BPHI guidelines, and final acceptance of the application by BPHI. Contact Jose Vazquez for an application.
Semi-annual Schedule: The council volunteer schedule is released every six (6) months as follows: in late December for the period of January-June and in late June/July for the period of July-December. A call for volunteers email will be sent out in late December and late June.
Number of Volunteers per Event: The number of volunteer slots per event is a maximum of five (5) and volunteer enrollment is based on a first come first served basis. A call for volunteers email will be sent out in late December and late June.
Attire: Please wear your Knight of Columbus Shirts and/or Caps if you have them. Lastly please do not wear shorts, tang tops, or flip flops, refer to BPHI regulations for more details on proper attire.
We thank all of our members that have volunteered to date and hope that you will continue to volunteer moving forward. To all of our Council members that have not had the opportunity to volunteer we encourage you to do so as you will not regret your participation. We hope that you will join us soon in doing the Lord’s work.
Check the Event Calendar to see the next upcoming date. Contact Jose Vazquez to check availability so that you can join us as a Volunteer for our Soup Kitchen events!