The Salvation Army - Granite City, IL


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BELL RINGING LOCATIONS

36 SITES and 9,345 TIME SLOTS to chose from!

Be part of the traditional Christmas landscape as a Red Kettle Bellringer.
If you and/or organization enjoy being around people and are outgoing and personable this is the volunteer opportunity you are looking for!

As a bellringer you may select a specific location(s), date(s) and a minimum two hour shift where you will ring an old fashion-style school bell and extend Christmas cheer to customers who deposit pocket change into a red kettle as they entering and exiting local businesses.

Bellringing runs from November 7th to December 24th, Monday – Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Some bellringing locations maybe located out-of-doors. Children under 16 years of age may ring bells with adult supervision. There must be one adult for every three children.

Proceeds from bellringing stay in the local area and will help provide the funding for food, housing and energy assistance, emergency aid and other services throughout the year to those requiring our support.
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Bellringer- Dierbergs- 6671 Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL 25 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Sams Club- 5 Illinois Drive, Glen Carbon, IL 26 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Schnucks - 2222 Troy, Edwardsville, IL 24 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Schnucks -3101 Madison, Granite City, IL 26 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Schnucks -501 Belt Line, Colinsville, IL 1 11/24/2017 11/24/2017
Bellringer- Shop 'n Save -2122 Troy, Edwardsville, IL 0 11/24/2017 11/24/2017
Bellringer- Shop 'n Save -3521 Namioki, Granite City, IL 26 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Shop n Save -9529 Collinsville, Colinsville, IL 26 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Super Value -1100 Broadway , Highland, IL 28 11/22/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Tru-Buy -610 Broadway, Highland, IL 29 11/22/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Walgreens- 102 W. Van, Edwardsville, IL 35 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Walgreens- 110 Walnut, Highland, IL 35 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Walgreens- 1190 Collinsville, Colinsville, IL 27 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Walgreens- 2 Cottonwood, Glen Carbon, IL 0 11/24/2017 11/24/2017
Bellringer- Walgreens- 3732 Namioki Dr, Granite City, IL 25 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Walgreens- 401 Beltline, Colinsville, IL 26 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Walgreens- 640 Edwards, Troy, IL 36 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Walgreens- 6607 State, Troy, IL 26 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Wal-Mart -1040 Collinsville, Colinsville, IL 27 11/23/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Wal-Mart -12495 State, Highland, IL 52 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Wal-Mart -379 West , Granite City, IL 26 11/24/2017 12/23/2017
Bellringer- Wal-Mart -400 Junction, Glen Carbon, IL 26 11/24/2017 12/23/2017

COMMUNITY CARE MINISTRIES

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Senior / Nursing Home Ministries 1

EMERGENCY SOCIAL SERVICES (ESS)

The Salvation Army Emergency Social Services Program bridges a gap for families and individuals by meeting their emergency and basic needs while they are working through their temporary financial crisis.

After assessing clients’ needs, Salvation Army caseworkers provide and assistance package to help clients during temporary setbacks. Part of that package may include referrals to other agencies, which have forged partnerships with The Salvation Army.

Services, based upon available funding, include assistance with mortgage/rent payments, utilities, clothing, groceries/meals, disaster recovery, funeral expenses, furniture, prescriptions and spiritual counseling.
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Food Pantry 1
Meals Program 1

OFFICE / ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT

The Salvation Army corps community center is an amazingly busy throughout the year – especially around the holidays and times of local disaster. Volunteers are needed to help our front desk staff answer phones, greet clients and assist in light clerical duties. Outgoing personality and the ability to handle customers needed. You must be at least 16 years of age to volunteer. Training is provided.
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Driver 1

TREE OF LIGHTS CAMPAIGN

Tree of Lights is “the major” annual fundraising and public awareness program for The Salvation Army. The campaign kicks-off on November 1st and concludes on December 31st. In addition to this annual appeal for financial support from our communities in the Missouri and Illinois St. Louis Region, individuals, organizations and corporations volunteer by participating in local community events. These programs and activities include: Christmas Tree lightings; Red Kettle bell ringing; Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners; toy distribution to under-privileged children; and can food collection drives.
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Angel Tree 1
Pick ups and Delivery 1

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Corps Sergeant Major (CSM) 1

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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.