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Rescue Christmas – Salvation Army Volunteers Needed

December 1 @ 8:00 am - December 11 @ 6:30 pm

The Salvation Army is needing volunteers to help facilitate Christmas distribution for the Wichita Community.

There are several different types of ways you can assist. Both groups & individuals are welcome!

Preparation at the Site: (no client contact, masks required; face shields, gloves and hand sanitizer available; social distancing)

  • Preparation at Distribution CenterDecember 1–December 8-various shifts (some weekend and evening) at distribution center (old Kmart building at 4830 S. Broadway). Help prepare the site to assist families with Christmas gifts. This will involve walking, lifting and bending for some positions.
  • Delivery DayDecember 4– Shifts are 8 am-12 pm, 12 pm-4 pm and 3 -7:30 pm at the distribution center (old Kmart building at 4830 S. Broadway). Help receive/unload toys from donors and prepare for distribution.  This will involve walking, lifting and bending.
  • Final Preparation at Distribution CenterDecember 7 and 8- Shifts are 9 am-12 pm, 12 pm-3 pm and 2 pm-5 pm at the distribution center (old Kmart building at 4830 S. Broadway). Volunteers will prepare the site to assist families with Christmas gifts. This will involve walking, lifting and bending.

Christmas Distribution: (plexiglass barriers with client contact; masks required; face shields, gloves and hand sanitizer available; controlled entry to allow social distancing)

  • Christmas DistributionDecember 9, 10 and 11 Shifts are 7-11 am, 10:45 am-3:30 pm and 3:00-6:30 pm at the distribution center (old Kmart building at 4830 S. Broadway). Come be a part of this amazing process as we distribute toys and gifts to families in need. This will involve standing, walking, lifting and bending for some positions.

We will be following safe practice guidelines and social distancing as allowed.  Sign up to help make a difference right here in your community. We love working with groups and are flexible on times!  Please contact Brenda Awtrey at brenda.awtrey@usc.salvationarmy.org, call at 316-425-6133 or go to bit.ly/wichitavolunteer.

Details

Start:
December 1 @ 8:00 am
End:
December 11 @ 6:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://bit.ly/wichitavolunteer

Venue

Salvation Army Distribution Center
4830 S. Broadway (Old K-Mart Building), Wichita, KS United States
Website:
bit.ly/wichitavolunteer

Organizer

The Salvation Army
Phone:
316-425-6133
Website:
bit.ly/wichitavolunteer