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

 

 

 

Location:

 

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

 

Email: KentCounty_Volunteers@usc.salvationarmy.org

 

 

Qualifications Required

  • What age category do you belong? Must be at least 18 years old or older