The Salvation Army - Milwaukee County

Hello volunteer partners,

Thank you so much for volunteering!.

We understand how difficult it maybe to volunteer during this crisis. You have shown us in a great way how you care about the communities we serve.

Please click on the following links to create a profile or to view the programs (Toys and The Christmas Family Feast) are program that volunteers are able to self-schedule.   Click the link to Volunteer 
For additional information click the link below

2020 Toys program will take place at our Distribution Center located at 5880 N 60 Street, Milwaukee, WI and The Christmas Family Feast will take place at the Wisconsin Center located in downtown Milwaukee.

During this time of crisis the following process will remain in place; A temperature will be taken at the entry door, you may bring a mask or one will be provided as well as gloves, sanitizing stations and social distances will be maintained.

Thank you for volunteering!! 


Nettie Perry

Divisional Director of Volunteer Services

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2020 Chaplaincy Program

Chaplaincy Duties

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Chaplaincy Duties 5 11/30/2020 12/29/2020

2020 Christmas Family Feast

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Coat Check 4 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Crowd Management 1 12/20/2020 12/20/2020
Decorating, Set Up and Gift Corner Toy Bagging Crew 1 12/20/2020 12/20/2020
Dessert & Beverage Servers--Lead Volunteers/Volunteers 0 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Floater-Lead Floater/Volunteer Floaters 1 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Food Line Set-Up Volunteers for A & B Dining Areas 1 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Guest Host B 3 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Guest Hosts: Lead Volunteers 1 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Guide Instructor 2 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Kitchen Prep Volunteers 9 12/20/2020 12/25/2020
Registration 1 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Reset & G-Patrol 3 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Spotters 1 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
T-Shirts 0 12/25/2020 12/25/2020
Wait Staff 1 12/25/2020 12/25/2020

2020 Distribution Center Toy Shop

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2020 Distribution Center Toy Shop Program (Gift Packing) 35 11/30/2020 12/21/2020
2020 Distribution Center Toys Program (Gift Distribution) 9 12/17/2020 12/21/2020

2020 Food Pantry Distribution Center

The Food Pantry is located at The Salvation Army's Distribution Center, 5880 N 60 Street.

Volunteers will work in the following areas;

Registration, Shoppers and Assisting Clients to the vehicles once the grocery shopping experience has been completed. Must be 18 or older and complete a background check!

For information about the Food Pantry please contact Donna at 414-464-2940

Thank you for volunteering!


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Food Pantry Distribution Center 20 11/30/2020 12/31/2020

Canteen Drivers

Drive the Salvation Army Canteen truck for various events.
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Special Event Canteen Drivers 1

Social Services Department / Division

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Correctional Services Ministry / DOC one-on-one Pastoral Visit 1
Correctional Services Ministry / DOC Volunteer Chaplain 1

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."