- Idelle Vaynberg
- Shifra Ben-Jacob
Population Served: Newton Wellesley Hospital staff and patients, Waltham Public Elementary Schools
Community Partners: Newton Wellesley Hospital, Healthy Waltham, Waltham Public Elementary Schools
Transportation: Brandeis volunteers drive to the hospital with Waltham Group vans and volunteers’ personal vehicles. Veggie Buddies transportation is provided by the coordinators.
How to Participate: Hospitals looking for Brandeis students to volunteer and Brandeis students looking to volunteer, e-mail the program coordinators at Hosp.Helpers@gmail.com.
Volunteer Time Commitment: The hospital requires one block of 3 to 4 hours per week. Veggie Buddies takes place on Fridays from 11am-2pm and occurs several times a semester.