The Salvation Army is busy preparing for the holiday season. They are looking for volunteers to staff some time at several of their support programs.
Ways you can help:
*Volunteer at The Salvation Army Angel Tree located in Macy’s court at the Bangor Mall.
* Take a tag from the Angel Tree and purchase a toy for them to give to a child in need for Christmas.
* Adopt a Family. Fulfill a family’s wishes by providing toys, clothing, and a food gift. Call Mary 207-941-2990
* Pick up a toy and drop it off at an Angel Tree at the Bangor Mall. They will match it up to a child for Christmas.
* Make a monetary donation at our Angel Tree location in the Bangor Mall from Nov. 28 until December 19th.
* Fill a Truck will take place on December 5th at Bangor/Brewer Walmarts. All you do is buy a toy for a child and help them “Fill the Truck”
* Ring a bell at one of their Kettle locations in Bangor, Brewer or Ellsworth. Call Danny 207-941-2990
* Volunteer to help out at one of our special holiday meals in the Dorothy Day Soup Kitchen. Thanksgiving dinner is on Thursday 11/19 from 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
* Christmas dinner is Wednesday 12/23 from 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM
If you need help for Christmas and live in one of the following towns: Bangor, Brewer, Orrington, Veazie, Levant, Glenburn, Hermon, Exeter and Kenduskeag. Applications for Christmas help are being taken on 11/9 and 11/12 from 9 AM – 3 PM.
Parents or legal guardians should bring ID, proof of residence, and proof of children in the home.