Lake County Office - Development Office Aide

Activity Summary:

Be a part of expressing gratitude to recent financial donors of The Salvation Army!

The Development Office Aide will assist The Salvation Army - Lake County Office with acknowledging gifts and mailing receipts to recent donors. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Update acknowledgement letters as necessary
  • Address envelopes to donors
  • Match printed letters to appropriate envelopes for mailing
  • Complete copies and scan documents as needed
  • Confirm and initiate donor preferences and address updates
  • Update prospect and vendor contact list
  • Assist with event preparations

A Development Office Aide can have flexible hours, but is needed for 3 hours a day for 2 or more days per week. Volunteer hours are available Monday-Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.


  • 18 years or older
  • Reliable, professional and hard working
  • Capacity to sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to use a computer and a printer
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Pass initial screening process, including a background check
  • Bilingual abilities are a plus


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.

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 Kevin Feldman, Director of Development at 219.838.1328 or

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

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check