2016 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 12 6/17/2016 8/26/2016
Volunteer Check-In Assistant 42 6/17/2016 8/26/2016

2016 Wisconsin State Fair

Enjoy this year's Wisconsin State Fair as a Hydration Station Volunteer for The Salvation Army! 

For over 20 years, The Salvation Army volunteers have helped keep fairgoers hydrated in the heat by handing out cups of icy cold water. Over 80,000 cups of water were distributed last year!

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A.M. Set Up Volunteer 10 8/4/2016 8/14/2016
Water Patrol Volunteer 39 8/4/2016 8/14/2016

Canteen Drivers

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

Distribution Center

5880 N 60th Street in Milwaukee is our warehouse that serves as our Distribution Center
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Warehouse Volunteer 0

Divisional Headquarters Volunteer

This position would be working at the Divisional Headquarters in Wauwatosa doing office work. This work varies depending on the time of year. It is not limited to but would include such tasks as data entry, clerical tasks, mail room responsibilities or mailings. This person would need to have office experience and be able to work in a professional environment.

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Office Assistant 1

Emergency Disaster Services

Provide on call disaster services as needed. Training provided and background check necessary.
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Disaster Food Services Team Member 0

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.

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Food Pantry Volunteers 569 5/30/2016 3/17/2017

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."