2020 Feed The Kids - 2020 Feed the Kids/ The Salvation Army Distribution Center

Feed the Kids is a summer meal program designed to meet the needs of children in Milwaukee neighborhoods with the greatest needs.  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 approximately 10 weeks each summer (June 12-August 21).

The meal assembly for the Feed the Kids program is completely volunteer supported. Twenty volunteers are needed Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. (or until meal assembly is completed). The program takes place at The Salvation Army's Distribution Center located at 5880 N 60 Street, Milwaukee, WI.

Youth under age 18 must have approval from parent or guardian in order to volunteer. This form is available to print here:  Parental Consent 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.


Associated Activities

  • Lunch Assembler

Qualifications Required

  • Age Category Must be at least 18 or older

Schedule Summary

This activity has the following schedule

Date Start Time End Time
Thursday, August 13, 2020 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
Friday, August 14, 2020 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
Monday, August 17, 2020 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
Tuesday, August 18, 2020 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
Thursday, August 20, 2020 9:00 AM 12:00 PM
Friday, August 21, 2020 9:00 AM 12:00 PM