Salvation Army - Metropolitan Division

The Salvation Army - Templo Laramie Corps

Holiday Opportunities - Holiday Toy and Meal Distribution Team

Activity Summary:

We are looking for Distribution Team Members!

The Salvation Army's Angel Tree Program is a very large and significant part of our annual Red Kettle Campaign. It is a thriving program where we work alongside individuals, churches, schools and corporations to provide toys to children in the community to open on Christmas Day. The Angel Tree Program preparations and distribution typically runs from the Friday before Thanksgiving, until Christmas Eve. 

As a part of the Angel Tree Program, we need to arrange special toy shops where we organize and wrap the donated toys, as well as work closely with the community.

We also will need help handing out Food Boxes to local families so they have a meal to prepare together Christmas day!

 

Qualifications:

As a Distribution Team Member, you will need:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills- especially with vulnerable populations
  • Culture awareness and sensitivity
  • Ability and comfort with working among diverse populations
  • Cheerful attitude in the face of difficult life situations
  • Bilingual preferred, but not required

 

 Policies:

Alcohol, drugs and smoking are not permitted during volunteer hours.

Clothing must be respectful as you will be representing The Salvation Army. Pants and shirts must cover the waistband. Tank tops, undershirts, halter tops, crop tops, spaghetti straps and strapless tops are not permitted. Shirts with print are not to be offensive. Transparent, tight or form fitting clothes are not permitted. Skirt/dresses must not be worn more than two inches above the knee. 

*Off Street Parking is available*

Please call our office at 708-222-0177 to learn more about this opportunity and the event dates!

Thank you again for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!

 

 


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Qualifications Required

  • How much can you lift comfortably? - 20 lbs.
  • What age category do you belong? - 21 or older
  • Background Check

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