We've changed lives and given hope to countless people throughout the nation. But we never do it alone.
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with our Emergency Disaster Services team! We serve all of Metro-Chicago and Northwest Indiana. Our volunteers play an essential role in our disaster response activity. Our Mission and Ministry is to offer hope to those in crisis.
We value your time. There are many facets to volunteering with the Salvation Army. From deploying to the site of a natural disaster to serving on our canteen in support of people in crisis, you will find an opportunity that accommodates you.
To understand who you are and to ensure safety, across functional areas, we have 3 required steps to become a credentialed volunteer with us:
These three steps ensure safety: yours, the people we serve and the public whom we interact. We pursue safety with rigor and care. We continue to strive to make the process better and faster.
What you can expect from volunteering at Emergency Disaster Services:
Will you join us? We need your help!