Volunteer Recruiting at Biggby & Papa’s Dogs!


In an effort to increase involvement of the community in its traditional activities this Christmas season, The Salvation Army will be holding an area-wide recruiting event at seven Biggby Coffee locations on Saturday, October 19 from 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and at Papa’s Dogs & More on Friday, October 25 from 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. The purpose of the recruiting events will be to enlist volunteers to ring bells at over 50 Red Kettle site locations in the Grand Rapids area in November and December. Information regarding additional volunteer opportunities will also be available at the two event locations.

Participating Biggby Coffee locations include:

  • 7589 Cottonwood, Jenison
  • 5795 Byron Center Avenue, Wyoming
  • 3700 Rivertown Parkway, Grandville
  • 2500 East Beltline Avenue, Grand Rapids
  • 1285  28th Street, Wyoming
  • 6082 Kalamazoo SE, Kentwood
  • 4089 Alpine Ave, Walker
  • Rivertown Mall Kiosk, GrandvilleFor more information about signing up at Biggby click here.

Individuals who sign-up in person will receive a free cup of coffee – courtesy of Biggby Coffee. Papa’s Dogs & More is located at 2996 28th Street SW, Grandville. Individuals who sign-up at Papa’s Dogs & More will receive a hotdog for $1.00. Individuals may also sign-up for volunteer opportunities online at http://www.ring.sawmni.org