Christmas won't be the same without cheerful volunteers outside area stores ringing bells at local red kettles. (Nov and Dec, preference for 4+ hour shifts) Choose your preferred time and location by contacting Major Curt Sayre at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christmas Help Needed-
Angel Tree Volunteers!
Celebration the season by giving back through moving, sorting, and distributing presents at our Angel Tree Warehouse in December, generally 9 AM - 5 PM. Contact Captain Natalie Sayre at email@example.com.
On-Going Volunteer Opportunities:
Position Title: Food Pantry Assistant Schedule: Fridays 1pm-4pm. A monthly or weekly commitment is required. Position Description: Prepare grocery bags, greet food pantry guests, and help guests carry grocery bags to their cars. Requirements: Must be capable of lifting heavy items.
Position Title: Food Pick-Up Assistant Schedule: Wednesdays and/or Fridays, 10am-11am Position Description: Drive to local partner restaurants to pick up food that will be distributed to families in need. (The Salvation Army vehicles will be available to use.) Requirements: Must have a valid driver’s license.
Positions Title: Kitchen Assistant Schedule: Tuesdays, 4:00-6:30 pm, Thursdays, 4:00-6:00 pm Position Description: Assist in preparing meal for youth and music program participants. Clean and organize the dining room and kitchen following meals.
Opportunity: Short-term Teacher Schedule: Flexible. Teach a one-time class or teach it monthly to a new group, or select multiple topics for a class series in your area of expertise. We can even create an event around your area of expertise. Description: We are looking to develop a series of life skills classes which would be open to all community members and are looking for teachers. Are you a professional searching for an avenue to share your expertise? Can you teach your skill to community members (i.e., budgeting, organization, arts classes, cooking)? Requirements: Documented expertise in preferred teaching subject.
Position Title: Social Services Intern Schedule: 10 hours per week within the hours of 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday-Friday Position Description: Answer client phone calls, conduct intake interview to assess need, schedule interviews, conduct interviews to determine client eligibility, complete appropriate reports. Requirements: To be completed as a part of a social services training course. Will be under the supervision of a staff member with an MSW.
Position Title: Youth Program Assistant Schedule: Tuesdays, 5:30pm-7:30pm. A 6-month commitment is required. Position Description: Assist leaders in either a kindergarten, 1st-5th grade or 6th-12th grade class, where students participate in a variety of activities and games focused on the following themes: arts and crafts, outdoor living, family, culture, character-building, The Salvation Army beliefs, among other topics.
Position Title: Janitorial Assistant Schedule: Flexible Position Description: Help clean the offices, bathrooms and classrooms, and assist with minor maintenance repairs.
For service events and long-term volunteer opportunities:
Captain Natalie Sayre:
For court-appointed service opportunities: Nicole Simms: