The Salvation Army South Central Kansas

The holidays are approaching. The Salvation Army's 2022 Red Kettle Campaign and Angel Tree Toy Collection and Distribution is right around the corner.  Check below for all the critical volunteer positions we need to help struggling families in our community. 

We will also be assisting around 3,000 families with Christmas gifts and need your immediate help with this process. Consider bringing a friend, a family member or work team and have some fun volunteering. 

Sign up to help make a difference right here in your community. We love working with groups and are flexible on times! Please contact Brenda Awtrey at, call at 316-425-6133.

Check here frequently, as we keep you updated on all our daily;volunteer needs. We are following safe practice guidelines and appreciate your help when it is convenient. If you would like to return to the main Salvation Army website, click here!

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A Mobile Food Pantry

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Mobile Food Pantry Assistant 8 12/5/2022 12/22/2022
Mobile Food Pantry Volunteer: Approved Driver 0 12/5/2022 12/22/2022
Mobile Pantry Prep 9 12/5/2022 12/22/2022

CCP- Downtown City Command,

City Command Client Choice Pantry Volunteers

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Client Choice Pantry 11 12/6/2022 12/22/2022

CCP-Citadel Corps

Citadel Corps Client Choice Pantry Volunteers

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Client Choice Pantry 1 12/6/2022 12/22/2022

CCP-West Orchard Corps

Help sort and organize food items. Take groceries to the car for clients. 

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Client Choice Pantry 6 12/6/2022 12/22/2022

Christmas Data Entry/Administrative Work: Downtown

Assist in our Christmas Administrative office inputting  information into database.

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Texting/Phone Information 5 12/5/2022 12/7/2022

Christmas Distribution

Come be a part of this amazing process as we distribute toys and gifts to families in need. This will involve standing, walking, lifting and bending for some positions.

We will be following safe practice guidelines and social distancing as allowed. 

Location to be determined. 

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2022 Christmas Distribution 6 12/8/2022 12/9/2022
2022 Clean up After Christmas Toy Distribution 2 12/12/2022 12/12/2022
2022 Late Christmas Applications/Gift Shoppers 6 12/13/2022 12/16/2022

Christmas Mall Angel Trees

Angel/Star Trees are set in the Towne East and Towne West Malls. Volunteers will sit at the tables and help families select an Angel or Star to purchase gifts for individuals.

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Town East Angel Tree Volunteer 1 12/4/2022 12/4/2022
Town West Angel Tree Volunteer 3 12/4/2022 12/4/2022

Christmas Preparation

Delivery of toys/gifts. Sort toys and gifts. Set up center. Final preparations for Christmas Distribution day. 

Location to be  determined.

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2022 Preparation at Distribution Center 11 12/4/2022 12/7/2022

Emergency Disaster Services Volunteers

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EDS worker 1

Emergency Social Services

Variety of volunteer tasks, needs and positions.

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Bilingual Volunteer Opportunities 1
Certified Forklift Operator 3 12/5/2022 12/19/2022

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.

If you would like to return to the main Salvation Army website, click here!