Coats for Kids Each year, thousands of children residing in the metro area - from infants to 17 years-old - receive a warm coat for the winter through Coats for Kids. And you can be the one to help put the coat in their hands and a smile on their face.
Coat Distribution Volunteers Volunteers may assistant with initial registration, selecting coats for registered children, keeping the area maintained and stocked, and keeping track of numbers served. Volunteers will be assigned to a role upon arrival. For the last shift of the day, volunteers will also assist with tearing down the coat boutique (dismantling racks, packing up hangers, etc.) Minimum age to volunteer is 12 years old.
Locations, Dates, Shifts Available:
Brooklyn Park - Oct. 19 & 21
Central Ave Minneapolis - Oct. 21 & 22
Lyndale Ave Minneapolis - Oct. 27
St. Paul - Oct. 19-30 (M, W, F)
SIGN UP HERE: Salvationarmynorth.org/twin-cities/volunteer
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 preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
Watch this video to learn about how you can volunteer with The Salvation Army!
The Salvation Army offers social services and recreational programs with the goal of addressing specific physical, emotional, spiritual, and social needs of each family, individual, child/youth, or elderly person. Services provided include, but not limited to: emergency food shelves, school supply programs, rental/utility assistance, educational programs, outreach to the homeless, family and youth camping, community center programs, Christmas assistance programs, nursing home visitations, corrections programs, and disaster services.