Volunteers Needed to Help Salvation Army

By KOLR10 News

Published 12/18 2013 04:48AM

Updated 12/18 2013 04:53AM

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Here's a chance to pay it forward.  The Salvation Army is asking for lots of volunteers to help organize and man it's Christmas Toy Shop, starting today.

If you volunteer, you'll help sort toys and set up the Toy Shop at the agency's headquarters at 1707 W. Chestnut Expressway.  Helpers are needed also needed Thursday and Friday to help hand out toys, gifts and food for families getting help this holiday.

Here are the shifts you can help fill:

Wednesday Dec. 18  from 10 am  - 8 pm at its main location - 1707 W. Chestnut Expressway -  to help sort toys & prepare this year's Christmas Toy Shop.

Thursday Dec. 19
Shift #1 - 8:30 am until 12:30 pm
Shift #2 - 12:30 pm until 5 pm
Shift #3 - 5:00 pm until 7 pm

Friday Dec 20
Shift #1 - 8:30 am until 12:30 pm
Shift #2 - 12:30 pm until 5 pm

If you need more information or want to sign up, call 862-5509 ext. 144 or email audrey_esther@usc.salvationarmy.org.  (all Christmas assistance volunteers must be at least 18 years old.)


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