Be a part of serving the community through our food pantry!
The Food Pantry Assistant will help to create a positive experience for pantry visitors. Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
Ensuring future guests receive the correct items
Checking for required paperwork
Distributing groceries to eligible clients
Our Food Pantry volunteer hours are Mondays (preparation) from 1:00pm - 3:00pm and Tuesdays (distribution) from 9:30am to 12:00pm.
18 years or older
Must enjoy working with people from diverse backgrounds
Possess effective communication abilities
Reliable, professional, and friendly
Ability to show kindness to everyone
Must be able to comfortably lift 20 pounds
Pass initial screening process, including a background check
Bilingual abilities are a plus
Alcohol, drugs, and smoking are not permitted at any Salvation Army facilities or volunteer sites.
Pants/shorts and a shirt with sleeves must cover the waist and fit comfortably. Transparent and tight-fitting clothes are not permitted. For your safety, closed toe shoes are required.
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.
Off-street parking is available.
If this volunteer opportunity seems like a match for your experience, skills, and interests, please contact Janille Likens at email@example.com or (630)897-7265. You may also visit http://bttr.im/s1cp4 to start the application process.
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with The Salvation Army!
09:30 AM to 12:00 PM
01:00 PM to 03:00 PM
NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
5040 N. Pulaski, Volunteer Resource Department, Chicago, IL 60630, US
The mission of The Salvation Army is to meet human needs wherever they may be, without discrimination.
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.
We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 2 shifts
550 Redwood DrAurora, IL60506
March 26, 2021
Food Delivery / Distribution
Must be at least 18
Sign up for one shift or several! We are grateful for any and all volunteer support!
Bring and wear personal face mask, Pass health screening including forehead temperature reading and brief questionnaire at start of shift, pass Background Check.