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Bell Ringer

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The Salvation Army Metro Chicago

Red kettle

Activity Summary:

Greet holiday shoppers and help spread the joyful Christmas spirit! We are looking for individuals to donate their time by ringing bells next to our famous red kettles. Check out this video for more information!

As a Bell Ringer, you will be a part of the tradition that represents hope and joy to many throughout our community. Whether you're with a friend, family, co-workers, or classmates, all are welcome at any of our hundreds of kettle locations. The funds collected help provide food, clothing, and emergency assistance to our neighbors all year round.

Volunteers are needed Mid November until Christmas Eve. 2-hour time slots are available between the hours of 10:00am - 8:00pm.

We welcome you to sign up for as many shifts and locations as you would like, but we ask that you please uphold your commitment. If you are unable to make a shift, 24-hour notice is appreciated.

Ready to get started? Visit www.registertoring.com to sign up!

Qualifications:

  • 16 years or older (younger volunteers are permitted with supervision)
  • Passion for helping our community
  • Must be polite, cheerful, and reliable

Policies:

Alcohol, drugs, and smoking are not permitted while completing any volunteer activity.

This volunteer activity takes place outdoors, so be sure to dress for the weather and comfortably since you will be standing outside the whole time.

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.

  • Watch a Bell Ringing tutorial video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grzTFoT_exo

If this volunteer opportunity seems like a match for your experience, skills, and interests, please visit Register to Ring to sign up!

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

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About The Salvation Army Metro Chicago

Location:

5040 N. Pulaski, Volunteer Resource Department, Chicago, IL 60630, US

Mission Statement

The mission of The Salvation Army is to meet human needs wherever they may be, without discrimination.

Description

The Salvation Army is serving more people in need and delivering the broadest array of services than any other not-for-profit organization in Chicagoland. The Salvation Army is making an impact every day in three key areas of critical importance and concern to people across Chicagoland -- Homelessness, Violence and Education. And, The Salvation Army is delivering the most critical services -- food, shelter, emergency assistance and disaster relief.

In communities throughout Chicago and the surrounding five-county area, we extend emergency and supportive assistance from 28 corps community centers, 80 service extension units, the Emergency Disaster Services Center, residential programs, mobile units, and several counseling sites.

Arts & Culture
Community
Faith-Based

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Chicago Metro AreaChicago, IL 60601

(41.88399,-87.61971)
 

SKILLS

  • Fundraising
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • Teens

REQUIREMENTS

  • Sign up for as many shifts as you like, but please uphold your commitment. 24-hour notice is appreciated if you cannot make it.
  • 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.

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