The Salvation Army - Milwaukee County

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County.

Regular emails are sent announcing new opportunities and to promote our volunteer needs. 

Please be aware that some activities such as working with the Food Pantry and Feed the Kids program. These programs involve our vulnerable population, therefore, will require a background check and Safe From Harm training prior to volunteering.

The 2023 Toy Shop registered 2,775 families, 2,655 were served and 6,841 children were given toys.  We provided 42,000 toys to children and families.

Feed the Kids program served 75,000 meals over the 10-week program.

Coats for Kids served 4,000 people requesting coats and 4,924 coats has been given out thru 2023..  This is an on-going activity .

The Christmas Family Feast served in-house dining 3,000 guests, a total of 4,500 was served on December 25, 2023. 

Volunteers are needed for our Coat Sorting activity starting February 6-8 and 13-15, and 21-23, 2024, from 9-12 PM.  This activity takes place at 5880 N 60 Street, Milwaukee, WI. 

Please help us to do it again by being a blessing to others and helping to meet the needs within our communities!


God bless you,

Nettie Perry

Divisional Director of Volunteer Services

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Distribution Center Feed The Kids Program

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2024 Feed The Kids 35 6/21/2024 8/22/2024

Food Pantry Distribution Center

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

Volunteers will work in the following areas;

Shoppers and Stockers. Must be 18 or older, complete a background check and Safe from Harm training!

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 239 5/28/2024 12/31/2024


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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."