Holiday Volunteer Opportunities - Driver

Activity Summary:

Be a part of serving the community by driving for The Salvation Army!

The Driver is a vital part of our Red Kettle Holiday activities which require the transportation of bell ringers to and from various locations. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Safely operate the vehicles
  • Ensure timely transport of people 

This opportunity is available Monday - Saturday from November 13th - December 24th. Volunteers are needed at 10:00AM to transport bell ringers from the Chicago Lawn Corps to their assigned locations, and at 6:00pm to transport bell ringers from their assigned locations to Chicago Lawn Corps.

We are open to both one-time and recurring assistance!

Qualifications:

  • 18 years or older
  • Passion for helping
  • Experience and comfort in driving throughout the city
  • High energy, poised demeanor, and friendly disposition
  • Ability to relate to and work with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Reliable, organized, and hard working
  • Pass initial screening process, including a background check and Motor Vehicle Report

Policies:

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

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 Dennise Hernandez at dennise.hernandez@usc.salvationarmy.org.

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

Qualifications Required

  • Background Check
  • Motor Vehicle Registry Approval Must be at least Cleared

Schedule Summary

This activity occurs between Friday, November 13, 2020 and Thursday, December 24, 2020