Volunteer Spotlight: Norm
April is National Volunteer Month and we are so excited to highlight our fantastic volunteers and thank them for their efforts all year long. Today we are shining the spotlight on Norm Trailer, a volunteer at The Salvation Army of La Crosse County for over eight years. Learn more about Norm's experience volunteering below!
Why did you decide to volunteer with the salvation army?
I saw a need when bell ringing.
What events and programs have you volunteered for within the salvation army?
Bell ringing, kettle distribution and pick up, food pantry, food warehouse, serving food in the meal program, handing out bag lunches, warehouse cleaning, working on the canteen truck when needed, front desk admin help, and assisting in sending mail out.
What is your favorite part about volunteering with the salvation army?
The fact that I am helping people that need a little help.
What has been your favorite experience while volunteering with the salvation army?
Meeting and working with other volunteers and seeing people experience victory in their lives.