The Salvation Army's Food Shelves serves families and individuals in need of food and basic necessities year round. Volunteers are needed to assist in packing boxes with food, helping unload food deliveries and stocking the pantry.
Shifts occur Monday-Friday
Locations in need of immediate volunteer support:
NE Central Ave Minneapolis - M-F 8-noon and 1-4 pm Lyndale Ave North Minneapolis - M-F 9-11 am or 1-3 pm
E Lake St. South Minneapolis - M-F 9-12 pm or 1-3 pm, Thursdays food distribution from 9-1 pm
Payne Ave East St. Paul - M-F meal serving from 10-2 pm
Brooklyn Park - Mondays 11-2:30 pm; Tuesdays 8:30 - 12:30 pm; Thursdays 9:30-12:00 pm; and Fridays 9:00-11:00 am
West 7th St. Paul - M, T, W, F: 9:30-11:30 am, 11:30 am-1:30 pm and 1:30-3:30 pm
Maplewood - M-F 9:30-11:30 or 11:30-2 pm
Minneapolis - Yale Place - 4th Tuesday of the month 11:30-2 pm (delivering food boxes within senior apartment complex)
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.
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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.