Volunteers fulfill a vital role within The Salvation Army and are often refered to as "the army behind the Army". Each year, hundreds of local volunteers help us help others...and you can too!
Thank you for wanting to help us help others!
CURRENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Extreme Emergency Cold Weather Shelter -Volunteers are needed to assist staff with checking in clients, obtaining client information, monitoring shelter operations, distributing bedding & hygiene items, recording statistics, providing meals and other duties as needed. Volunteers are needed primarily from 6 pm until 8 am when the Extreme Emergency Cold Weather Shelter is activated. For more information please click here.
Lawncare & Landscaping Volunteers - Lawncare & landscaping volunteers are needed throughout the week - Monday through Friday from 8 am until 6 pm - to help with lawn mowing, trimming and to provide general landscaping assistance to the maintenance department as needed. Hours are felxible and all equipment & supplies will be provided.
Volunteer Drivers - Volunteer drivers are needed Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 9 a.m. until noon and from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. to help pick up & deliver food donations, transport residents to and from appointments, and assist with other transportation needs.
Qualified volunteer drivers must be at least 18 years old, have a valid Class E (passenger/chauffeur's) license and pass a thorough background check. Volunteer drivers will have use of a Salvation Army vehicle during these volunteer opportunities.
Family Thrift Stores - Volunteers are needed every 1st & 3rd Saturday of each month at our Family Thrift Store located at 1737 S. Campbell Ave. Volunteers are needed in shifts from 9 a.m. until noon and from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. This is a great volunteer opportunity not only for individuals, but also for student groups, businesses and organizations. To sign-up please call (417) 862-5509 ext. 116 or email email@example.com
Administrative Offices- Volunteers are needed primarily Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. to help with light administrative and clerical duties such as filing, data entry, photocopying and telephone reception.
For more information about general volunteer opportunities please contact Audrey Esther Community Relations Director & Volunteer Coordinator at (417) 862-5509 ext. 116 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For inquires about court-ordered community service please contact Denise Lofton at (417) 862-5509 ext. 107 or email@example.com