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Bilingual Family Services Helper (Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Vietnamese)

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ORGANIZATION: The Salvation Army - San Jose, CA

Bilingual Family Services Helper, 2-3 volunteers needed. Select any Monday thru Friday, 8:45am-12:15pm
Age Requirement: 17 years old or older

Drive-Thru Food Box Check-In is an outside activity.
Volunteers will help with check-in and use language skills as needed (Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Vietnamese) as needed. Clients will remain in car and hold food card near window. Volunteers will scan bar code and record info. Volunteers will distribute food boxes for walk-up clients.

Walk-Thru Food Box Check-In is an outside activity. Clients (many are Seniors) may not have vehicles or unable to drive and need to pick-up food using grocery carts or walkers. Volunteers will record food box card number during check-in.

Volunteers are encouraged to wear face masks, but it is no longer required.

From time to time volunteers may be asked to help with food box distribution drive-thru.

Age Requirement: 17 or older.

Food assistance requests in the Family Services Office have doubled since during COVID-19. Volunteers are needed to help with food box distribution drive-thru and walk-thru for smoother and safer distribution to families, Seniors and homeless.

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About The Salvation Army - San Jose, CA


359 N. Fourth Street, San Jose, CA 95112, US

Mission Statement

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 to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


Non-profit Christian organization


Children & Youth
Children & Youth, Hunger, Seniors


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359 N. Fourth StreetFamily ServicesSan Jose, CA 95112



  • Office Reception
  • Customer Service
  • Bilingual
  • Interpreter


  • Teens
  • People 55+


  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-3.5 hour shift
  • Volunteer Waivers, USDA Forms, half-hour Volunteer Orientation Meeting. Age Requirement: 17 or older.

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