Holiday Programs - Angel Tree Toy Distribution
Angel Tree Toy Distribution
Date: Shift #1: Tuesday, December 15 from 7am to 1pm
Shift #2: Tuesday, December 15 from 12pm to 6pm
Shift #3: Thursday, December 17 from 7am to 12pm
Shift #4: Thursday, December 17 from 12pm to 6pm
The Salvation Army Fulton Heights Corps Community Center, 1235 Fulton Street East, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Description: Help us in our effort to provide over 6,000 children in Kent County with Christmas gifts. Volunteers are needed to help with the following areas for each shift:
5-10 Parking Attendants & Gift Carriers- help control the flow of traffic in our parking lots and assist clients in carrying out gifts to their cars. Rotate between parking attendant and gift carriers each hour.
40 Shopping Assistants- help parents “shop” for gifts for their children. Carry bags full of gifts for the families and guide them through our toy shop. Bilingual- Spanish speaking preferred but not required
20 Table Stockers- Table stockers are each in charge of keeping a table stocked with gifts for a specified age/gender.
5-10 Toy Sorters- help out “behind the scenes” by sorting through gifts to display at tables
5-10 Floating Volunteers- fill in where needed to provide breaks for volunteers
8 Angel Tree Leaders- Experienced volunteers that help lead shopping assistants, table stockers, toy sorters, and floating volunteers. Helps to recruit, train, manage, and oversee volunteers during the Angel Tree campaign.
Qualifications: 18 years or older. Spanish speaking is a plus, but not required. Must be able to stand for 4 hours and lift 20 lbs.
To sign up please contact:
Kent County Volunteer Services
1215 Fulton Street East, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Office Phone: 616-459-3433 x1184
- What age category do you belong? Must be at least 18 years old or older