As you have experienced recently the temperatures have been plummeting well below zero. A bitter cold is gripping the whole Europe. To date, over 200 people have died and millions of others are affected across the continent, including many in Geneva.
One of our faithful service providers, The Salvation Army, are asking for our assistance as it aims to cope with the increasing demand of people in need.
There is an opportunity to serve lunches to those impacted by these Artcic conditions every day from 11:30 – 14:00.
When: First Saturday of Every month normally starting at 10 am
What:Every month the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Geneva serves a meal to around 100 homeless or indigent local people. We welcome student help with chopping chicken and vegetables, preparing salad, and serving the food. This involves 2 to 3 hours of work.
Where: It is located directly behind Gare Cornavin, but lifts are available from the school (leaving at 9h30).
Who: In general, regulars are preferred since they will have some idea what to do after the first visit, but first time participation is encouraged including those just sampling the activitiy. French language skills are welcome but not needed.