Social & Other Programs
T he Salvation Army in Waukesha-- serving Waukesha County exclusively since its founding in1894-- gratefully accepts your gifts of volunteer time and financial resources. They enable us to do vital work, in your name, to help those most in need.
Our Programs and Services
Our annual budget for Doing the Most Good here in Waukesha County, is over 2-million dollars. Our charitable work helps those Most In Need, and means that government is called to do that much less through taxes and fees.
Did You Know?
> We operate Waukesha County's largest Homeless shelter for men, 24/7/365 .. We often sleep 40-50 men per night.
> Our shelter program is actually two: Mens Emergency Homeless Shelter and Mens Long-term Renewal Lodge.
> We operate a free Community Meal Program-- three nights per week, every week-- serving 85-125 hungry people.
> We operate one of the larger Food Pantry operations in Waukesha County, distributing tons of staples every year.
> We provide after-school tutoring and supervised recreation including art and music lessons.
> We provide scholarships to disadvantaged children to attend weekend and Summer week-long Camp
> We run our annual Summer DAY Camp program, allowing children to stay current in their studies and out of trouble.
IN DETAIL: The Specific Work We Do In YOUR Name. Every single line takes dollars and volunteers.
After-school Drop-in Program
Character Building Program
Music and Art Lessons
Safe Babysitting Skills
Summer Day Camp
Army Lake Camp
Corps Service Project
Dining Room Decor
Men's Small Group Bible Study
Tuesday Walk-in Laundry and Showers
Mens Emergency Homeless Shelter
Life Skills Classes
> Basic Cooking Skills
> Budgeting Skills
> Anger Management Skills
> Time Management Skills
> Computer Lab - Resume Development
Food Pantry Collection and Distribution
Our Daily Bread Room
Three-times/week Community Meal Program
Summer Feed The Kids Program
Pathway of Hope Program
Snackpack Program (Weekend Food For Families) -- Sent home in backpacks, from school.
School Supplies Program (Backpack Coalition) -- School supplies in a backpack for needy families.
Emergency Family Assistance Program
> Emergency Prescription Assistance
> Emergency Utility Assistance
> Emergency Clothing Assistance
Local Service Extension(s) -- Mukwonago
Nursing Home Ministry
Community Cares Program
Pathway of Hope Program
Local Disaster Relief Program -- Supports community police, fire, EMS and disaster services
Weekly Sunday Worship Services
Clothing and Toy Shop
Angel Tree Program