Volunteers and donations needed for the Warming Center

Jan 2 2014 to Mar 1 2014.

Would you be willing to commit to volunteering on a one time basis / once a month / once a week or more to serve those who are less fortunate in our Community?

If so please contact Don Bowman, warming center director (586-668-2234), or Captain Peter Mount (248-417-9434). Many volunteer opportunities are available:

Pick up gentlemen in a 12 passenger van at a local Church and bring them to the Salvation Army. Requires a chauffeurs license or CDL.
Times evening at 8:30pm to 10:15 pm or morning 6:00am to 7:30 am.
Needed mornings and/or evenings all week.
Interact with guests and help enforce rules.
Times evening 9:00pm to 11:30pm, night 12:00am to 7:00am, night 9:30pm to 7:00am.
Needed mornings and/or evenings all week.
Help wash blankets, towels, etc.
Times needed once every two weeks.

Donations to the Warming Center are always appreciated.

  • Monetary donations help provide on-going services through March
  • $5 McDonald's gift guards for lunch
  • White socks
  • Men's underwear
  • Dry Cereal
  • Eggs

Student Ministries (grades 6-12) help serve on the Bed and Breakfast truck

Saturday Jan 11

Chili Cook-Off and basket auction, supporting world missions

Jan 19 at 5:00pm.  Call the Church at (248)585-5600, for purchasing tickets ($5), creating a basket to auction, making chili, making a desert, or help with the evening activities. Lots of fun.

Youth Leader's appreciation weekend

Jan 24-25.  Check info central or call the Church at (248)585-5600.

Dare to Share Youth Retreat (grades 8-12)

Jan 3 - Feb 2. Call the Church office at (248)585-5600.

Fun and Faith Youth overnight at Echo Grove

Feb 7. Call the Church office at (248)585-5600.

Family Winter Blast ant Echo Grove

Feb 8. Call the Church office at (248)585-5600.

Young Adult ministry retreat

Feb 14-16. Call the Church office at (248)585-5600.

Bed and Breakfast Radiothon at Oakland Mall

Feb 21. Call the Church office at (248)585-5600 to participate in the radiothon.

March 3-13 2014 Biblical Education Tour to Israel

Open to retired officers, senior soldiers, and Army employees (no unaccompanied minors).

Sites include Nazareth, Jerusalem, Jordan River, Sea of Galilee, Mount of Beatitudes, Mount of Olives, Garden Tomb, and much more.

Email: ordusc@usc.salvationarmy.org     Phone: (847)294-2061

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