myVolunteerPage.com

The Salvation Army - Kansas City, Kansas

General Volunteer Opportunities


  • Christian Education

    Would like to be involved in Sunday School & Bible Study

  • Corps Service

    Would like to be involved in the Corps Food Pantry, Emergency Assistance, Building Maintenance Etc.  

  • Music

    Would like to become involved in Music Ministry 

  • Worship

    Would like to become involved in Corps Worship Ministry


Administration Department

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Business Office Clerk
A volunteer Business Office Clerk supports the oversight of business operations of The Salvation Army of Wyandotte County, Kansas. • Assists with various office duties including copying, faxing and distribution of information as directed. • Assists with scanning of records as directed. • Assists with data entry as directed. • Assists with the maintenance of business files in a timely way, utilizing Salvation Army filing system. • Assists with coding of bills. • Sets up and cleans up after business meetings. • Reports to the assistant business manager.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Christmas & Seasonal Assistance

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Traffic & Crowd Control
Volunteers direct traffic in the parking lot for smooth entrance and exit during busy days of applications or distribution. They direct people to where they go for Christmas applications or the pick up of gifts.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Community Care Ministries

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Community Care Visitor
Volunteers visit seniors, shut ins, people in nursing homes and hospitals. Visits can be made individually or volunteers can go with a group to nursing homes monthly and seasonaly to visit and encourage residents. Gifts are given out at Christmas and Easter.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Corps Community Center

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Musicians
Vocal and Instrumental musicians are needed to enhance the worship services, recovery services and other special events.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Volunteer Drivers
Volunteer drivers provide transportation to weekly youth and/or senior events. Volunteer drivers are also needed to run kettle routes.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Youth worker
Help with character-building activities, stories, crafts, recreation, Day Camp or Bible School.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Day Care

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Day Care Cook
Assists in the planning, preparation and serving of nutritious meals and snacks in an institutional setting. Must have up-to-date hepatitis vaccination. Helps day care cook prepare and serve meals. Reports to Food Service Director. May need to take a basic course required by state licensing. Volunteer job description is available.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Teacher's Aid
Volunteer Teacher's Aid teaches elementary and pre- school students academic, social, and motor skills. - Helps the teacher in the classroom. - Helps with supervision, teaching, discipline, field trips and playground activities. - Reports to Day Care Director
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Disaster Services

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
CISM Team Members

Critical Incident Street Management Team members are called in to assist with counseling as part of the Emergency Response following disasters and other trauma. Training and Certification are required.

    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Disaster Team Member
Preparing and serving food and beverages from our canteen during times of disaster. Some volunteers may become approved as drivers as well. Some training is required.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Emergency Assistance

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Caseworker/Data Entry
The Volunteer Caseworker/Data Entry person supports the oversight of the Emergency Assistance Office of The Salvation Army of Wyandotte County, Kansas. Some duties include screening clients for assistance, entering data in the MAACLink system and maintaining casenotes for the client files.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Receptionist/Food Pantry

Answering multi-line phone system, taking messages, scheduling appointments, greeting clients, filing and use of the copier.

Sorting canned goods, re-stocking the food pantry and/or preparing food orders for clients. 

    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Food Service

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Kitchen Helper
Assists in the preparation and serving of nutritious meals and snacks in an institutional setting. Volunteers help in the kitchen, dining room and or dish room.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Serving Holiday Meals
Volunteer serve holiday meals to residents in recovery programs. Must be at least 16 to work in the kitchen. Can also help in the dining room or dish room. All volunteers are supervised by Food Service Director or Kitchen Staff.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Homeless Services

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Instructor
Volunteer instructors are needed for life skills classes for female residents in transitional housing and recovery programs. Volunteers are supervised by program directors.
    1Unscheduled  2No shifts available  
SHP Caseworker
Help caseworkers with shelter residents, transitional housing residents or permanent housing residents. Reports to Director of Homeless Services. A volunteer job description is available.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Maintenance

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Cleaning and Maintenance
Volunteers help with the general cleaning of various areas of our facilities, especially after large events and programs which require storing supplies and cleaning up when through. This does not take the place of the cleaning crew. Painting, patching, washing walls & windows, hanging pictures etc.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Grounds Worker
Helping the facilities manager with the outdoor maintenance. This includes mowing, planting and weeding, snow removal and salting sidewalks in the winter. If volunteer has experience, may include using the tractor and bush hog mower. Volunteer reports to Facilities Manager.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Recovery Program

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
AA Instructor/Group Leaders
Volunteer Instructors come in to lead AA or NA Meetings or Bib Book Studies for the Recovery Program and/or VA Program.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Detox Program Monitor
Help staff care for those who are going through detox. This may involve taking vital signs periodically as well as assisting staff with various duties. A volunteer job description is available.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Recovery Practicum/Internship
Practicum students in the field of addiction counseling fulfill their requirements assisting counselors and staff in the areas of detox, intermediate treatment and reintegration. A complete job description is available upon request.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
VA Program Volunteer
Volunteers assist with the provision of basic care, health and safety of veterans in a residential alcohol and drug treatment program.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Special Events/Projects

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Choir Concerts
Church or youth choirs are invited to give a concert for our residential programs and the community. Some choose to serve a meal to the residents.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  
Group Projects
Church and school youth groups are encouraged to participate in special hands-on projects. These may vary from painting to landscaping, Projects will vary at different times of the year.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Teaching

Activity Start Date End Date Status  
Teacher
Volunteer teachers are needed for computer and other life skills classes for residents in the shelter and recovery programs as well as community center activities. Volunteers are supervised by program directors.
    1Unscheduled  0All shifts available  

Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the Universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
I would like to volunteer SIGN UP!
I have already signed up from this page.
LOGIN!
Share |