For more information on volunteer opportunities with The Salvation Army Alaska Division, visit https://volunteer.usawest.org, or contact Volunteer Coordinator Dani Maldonado at (907) 339-3429 or Danielle.Maldonado@usw.salvationarmy.org.
Come show off your talents while cognitively stimulating seniors with cognitive disorders like dementia. We welcome a wide range of activities and entertainment.
- Artists can lead their own craft activities that help build mobility and creativity in clients.
- Musicians, Dancers and Actors, can perform in front of a lively audience that appreciates all varieties of music and talent. Let Serendipity be your playground for practice to prepare you for the “big stage.
- Play games of cards or board games with our clients.
Volunteering at Serendipity is a great opportunity to have fun while doing meaningful community service. (Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4:30 pm)
Individuals who are outgoing and love to help people who are full of life are perfect volunteers for our Older Alaskans Program. Help serve hot nutritious meals to a diverse clientele. Volunteers assist seniors during mealtime and help clean the cafeteria afterward. (Monday through Thursday, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm.)
We also need volunteers to help pack individual meals for Meals on Wheels. Dish and wrap meals to be distributed to clients (Monday through Thursday, 8 am to 10 am)
Help keep a clean and safe working environment for children. Volunteers assist with janitor duties at the Anchorage Corps Community Center including vacuuming, cleaning the chapel and bathrooms. (Monday through Friday, 1 to 3 pm)
We also need volunteers to work at the front desk during our After School Program. Greet parents and answer the phone (Monday through Friday, 4 to 6 pm)
Nursery volunteers are needed for an hour during Chapel to watch an average of four children ages six months to five years. With your help, parents will be able to give all of their attention to the word of God. (Sundays, 11 am to 12 noon)
To volunteer, complete the Volunteer Application (link here). Background checks are required for all volunteers.
For more information on any of these volunteer opportunities, visit https://volunteer.usawest.org, or contact Volunteer Coordinator Dani Maldonado at (907) 339-3429 or Danielle.Maldonado@usw.salvationarmy.org.