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Kitchen Volunteers - Blue Island Corps (Cross Generations)

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ORGANIZATION: The Salvation Army Metro Chicago

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Activity Summary:

Combine your culinary interests and compassion for helping others by volunteering with us in the kitchen!

The Kitchen Assistant volunteers help with activities related to providing lunches to seniors in our community. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Serving food in to-go containers
  • Cleaning up following the meal distribution

Volunteer hours for this position are Monday through Friday from 10:00am-1:00pm.

Qualifications:

  • 18 years or older
  • Passion for helping
  • Experience handling food is preferred, but not required
  • Professional, organized and reliable
  • Compassionate and enjoys working with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Pass initial screening process, including a background check
  • Bilingual abilities are a plus

Policies:

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 sign up here or contact Michelle Salazar at 708.332.0100. You may also visit http://bttr.im/stau0 to start the application process.

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

1 Shift

  • 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM
    Monday - Friday
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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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.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Disaster Relief
Hunger
Community, Disaster Relief, Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

2900 W 127th StBlue Island, IL 60406

(41.66302,-87.6926)
 

SKILLS

  • Disaster Response
  • Food Delivery / Distribution
  • People Skills
  • Food Service

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Whether you volunteer for one shift, or become a regular volunteer, we are grateful for your dedication to forwarding the Salvation Army mission by providing good to your community!
  • 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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