NEW! DC Coat Distribution

This just in! On Wednesday, January 31, DC families need your help! We will be distributing coats during morning and afternoon volunteer shifts from 3335 Sherman Avenue NW, DC, between the Columbia Heights and Petworth Metro Stations. Click here for more information and to sign up!

Emergency Disaster Services Team

Join our Emergency Disaster Services volunteers and complete basic and advanced training courses to prepare for possible future deployment for up to 14 day. Click below to create an account and start your trainings today!

Angel Tree Data Entry

After a hugely successful program like Angel Tree, when donors purchase specially requested presents for 12,000 children in need before the holidays, we need volunteers to help with data entry in Excel. Availability throughout January, Monday – Friday, 9 AM – 4 PM, at 2626 Pennsylvania Ave NW, DC. See options and sign up here!

Ongoing Opportunities

You can see some events posted at

Internship and administrative volunteer positions requiring 15+ hours weekly are posted at

The Salvation Army could not fulfill its mission as effectively without the assistance of dedicated volunteers who share their skills and time to enhance our programs. We have one-time, short-term, and long-term opportunities for individuals and groups at locations throughout DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with us!


Contact Angela Soriano
Volunteer and Donation Drive Manager