2017 Feed the Kids

Feed the Kids is a summer meal program designed to meet the needs of children in Milwaukee's poorest neighborhoods.  The Salvation Army vans bring lunch meals to neighborhoods, parks and street corners to serve an average of 2,000 lunches each day, Monday - Friday, for 10 weeks each summer.

The meal assembly for the Feed the Kids program is completely volunteer supported. Twenty volunteers are needed Monday - Friday from 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (or until meal assembly is completed). 

Youth under age 18 must have approval from parent or guardian in order to volunteer. Please call (414) 302-4300 ext. 2163 to obtain a copy of the Parental Consent-Youth to Volunteer form.  Volunteers under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  Groups of teens or children require one adult per every four children. 

Duties include:  Meal preparation, assembly, light clean-up and room set-up for the next day.

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Lunch Assembler 38 6/16/2017 8/24/2017

2017 Wisconsin State Fair

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Water Patrol Volunteer 28 8/3/2017 8/13/2017

Canteen Drivers

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

Food Pantry Assistants

Assist clients with the process of receiving food, and sort food items for later distribution to individuals and families with real needs.  Looking for volunteers who can commit to a regular, long-term schedule.

Background check required.  Not suitable for short-term or community service volunteers.

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Food Pantry Volunteers 230 4/24/2017 9/29/2017

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."