Special Events - Event Volunteer

Activity Summary:

Be a part of our special events, benefiting The Salvation Army - Hammond-Munster Corps!

The Event Volunteer will assist with a variety of events throughout the year. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Demonstrating high energy enthusiasm to the community about the event
  • Provide support to Salvation Army staff
  • Assisting with general logistic - set-up/tear down/clean up/etc.

Event Volunteers are needed at a variety of points throughout the year. Upcoming events with volunteer roles are listed below. If you would like information about other events throughout the year, please contact Linda Dove at (219) 838-0380 X 204.

Back to School Carnival and Bookbag Giveaway - Sunday, August 15th
 - Contact Lieutenant Darby Bowyer at (219) 838-0380 X 210 or (219) 730-7032

  • Pre - Event Set Up
  • Event Activities | Starting at 11:00am
    • Registration
    • Food Services
    • Games
    • Backpack Distribution
    • Prize Table
  • Post - Event Clean Up

Golf Outing - Thursday, September 16th at White Hawk Country Club | Crown Point, IN
 - Contact Kevin Feldman at (219) 838-0380 X 216 or (219) 384-4929

  • Canteen Driver & Assistant | 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • Registration & Auction Set up | 8:30am - 12:00pm


  • 18 years or older
  • Reliable, professional, and hard working
  • Friendly and personable


Alcohol, drugs, and smoking are not permitted at any Salvation Army facilities or volunteer sites.

Pants/shorts and a shirt with sleeves must cover the waist and fit comfortably. Transparent and tight-fitting clothes are not permitted. For your safety, closed toe shoes are required.

For your safety and the safety of others, you need to bring and wear a personal face covering over your nose and mouth while volunteering. You will also complete a brief health screening prior to volunteering.

Off-street parking is available.

If this volunteer opportunity seems like a match for your experience, skills, and interests, please click + Sign Up below, or the Fill in an Application button.

For additional questions, please contact Linda Dove at Linda.Dove@usc.salvationarmy.org or 219-838-0380 Ext 204

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check