What is Veggielution Cocina?

Veggielution Cocina is a Spanish language* cooking classes that aims to connect people through food during the time they spend together in class. It is essential that kitchen Volunteers not only helps with the cooking aspect of the class, but also that they facilitate dynamic conversation so that people in a group start the class as strangers and leave with new, meaningful connections. *Not necessary to speak Spanish to be able to volunteer

When does Veggielution Cocina happen?

Every 1st Saturday from 10am to 12:30pm. 

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What do Cocina Volunteers do?

Volunteers will act as a cooking assistant to the lead chef during the class by helping participants prepare and cook a meal. This role with assist with sorting, storing and distributing ingredients to class participants and groups. The volunteers will ensure the food preparation areas are clean and hygienic throughout the class and after the class ends before leaving for the day. Additionally, the volunteers will help lead the washing, peeling, chopping, cutting and cooking of ingredients, answer participants’ questions and help distribute food to participants for lunch. Lastly, the volunteers will lead dishwashing and help to ensure the kitchen is clean.

Come to a Kitchen Crew Orientation every month 11am - 12pm in the kitchen! If you have questions please email rosac@veggielution.org.

Veggielution does not accept service learners and will not sign off on students hour Sheet

Name *
Veggielution Cocina Date *
Please select all the dates you plan to volunteer, however depending on interest received you are not guaranteed the dates you selected. The week of your confirmed day, we will send you more details. Be sure to confirm with us that you will attend.
Ethnicity *
Language Spoken *
If you are 18 or under, please bring the volunteer waiver with a parent or guardian signature. If you are under 18 you must have a parent or guardian acompany you in the feild. You can find the form linked at the bottom of the page.
Please read and sign below
By signing this application, I agree to release Veggielution, its agents, its employees, and its certified volunteers from and against any claim arising from my or my child’s participation in the program noted on this form. I agree to indemnify and hold Veggielution harmless from and against any claims, whether caused by passive negligence or otherwise. I will pay all costs incident to any claim, including, without limitation, attorneys' fees. I agree that this agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as is permitted by the law of the State of California. FOR GOOD AND VALUABLE CONSIDERATIONS, including permission to participate in Veggielution gardening, farming, volunteering, and related activities, I, for myself, my successors, heirs, assigns, executors, administrators, spouse and next of kin: 1. Agree that prior to participating I will inspect the facilities, equipment and areas to be used, and, if I believe any of them are unsafe, I will immediately advise the person supervising the Veggielution activity, facility or areas; 2. Acknowledge that I fully understand that my participation may involve risk of serious injury or death, including economic losses, which may result not only from my own actions, in-actions or negligence, but also from the actions, in-actions or negligence of others and the condition of the facilities, equipment or areas where the Veggielution activity is being conducted; 3. Assume any and all risks of bodily injuries to myself, including medical or hospital bills, permanent or partial disability, death and damages to my property, caused by or arising from my participation in this event or activity; 4. Covenant not to use, or present any claim for personal injury, property damage or wrongful death against Veggielution (and their officers, employees and agents) or the owner of the gardening/farming project property for damages attributable to my participation in the Veggielution activity; 5. Release, waive, discharge and relinquish Veggielution (and their officers, employees and agents) and the gardening/farm project property owner from any liability, loss, damage, claim, demand or cause of action against them whether same shall arise by their negligence or otherwise; 6. Agree that photographs, pictures, slides, movies or videos of me may be in connection with my participation in this event or activity without compensation from Veggielution (or Permittee/Sponsor) and consent to the use of these photographs, pictures, slides, movies or videos for any legal purpose; 7. Warrant that I am in good health and have no physical condition that would prevent me from participating in this event or activity; THIS DOCUMENT RELIEVES VEGGIELUTION, AND OTHERS FROM LIABILITY FOR BODILY INJURY, WRONGFUL DEATH AND PROPERTY DAMAGE BY NEGLIENCE. I HAVE READ THIS DOCUMENT, UNDERSTAND THAT I GIVE UP SUBSTANTIAL RIGHTS AND ASSUME ALL RISKS BY SIGNING IT AND SIGNED VOLUNTARILY. Please type your full name below.
Service Hours *
I understand that Veggielution Staff will not sign off on service learning hours

Veggielution does not accept service learners and will not sign off on students hour Sheet

If you have questions please email rosac@veggielution.org