Door Dash prep/Soup Kitchen - Location Floater
The Salvation Army of Summit County
We are looking for volunteers willing to be trained as floaters "on reserve" that could be called in case we have a gap in our coverage for either our home location (S. Maple St), Patterson Park and the Summit Lake Community Centers. These locations provide hot meals for communities the Salvation Army serves.
The times for serving at each location are slightly different.
Maple Street and Patterson Park serve from 11-12
Summit Lake serves from 11::30-12:30
Volunteers would help set up 30 min before the serving time then tear down the set up after meals are served.
All meals are pre-prepared and sealed and our serving locations socially distant compliant.
Every volunteer works with a partner in groups of two. As of now the meals are served outdoor under cover to help keep compliant.
We are currently filling a schedule for every location Monday-Thursday and eventually include Friday on 7/6. The floaters would assist in the event volunteers are on vacation or call off.
Call offs are made to the Volunteer Coordinator who in turn would schedule the floater (either ahead of schedule or perhaps that day by 9am should a fill in be needed at the last minute). Volunteers as floaters my also be asked to help cover a location while the schedule is being filled.
About The Salvation Army of Summit County
190 S. Maple St., P.O. Box 22520, Akron, OH 44302, US
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.
With three corps and seven service units, The Salvation Army of Summit County offers a wide variety of programs to persons in need across the county. Homeless men and women with children can stay in one of the only family shelters while they look for affordable living accommodations. With free groceries and hot meals, families and individuals can stay well nourished. Utility assistance is on hand to people who have a disconnection notice on their gas or electric. At the Child Development Center, preschool children learn basic skills necessary to enter and excel in kindergarten. The Learning Center, an academic after school program provides homework help as well as time for creative outlets. Children and youth participate in character building programs fostered through an array of recreational activities, music and spiritual guidance. Seasonal giving programs allow low income families to enjoy and celebrate the holidays with donated gifts and food. More than twenty thousand individuals are served through our centers in Summit County.