Thank you so much for volunteering to serve the West Loop with us at The Christmas Store 2013!

We are so excited to have you as a part of our team. Below you will find a list of next steps for you to take as a committed volunteer for the event. If you have any questions at any time, please feel free to contact either your team lead or Nathan Ciulla, the volunteer coordinator for more details. So grateful for your dedication to loving our city well!

The Christmas Store 2013

Saturday, December 14, 2013
Serving times:
Shift A 8.00a – 12.00p
Shift B 11.00a – 3.00p
You can serve at both sessions if you would like!
Soul City Church, 1130 W Adams St, Chicago, IL 60607

Event Contact

Event Volunteer Contact:
Nathan Ciulla

Next Steps

Step 1: Register

Note: At this point, the greatest need for volunteers is for the Street Team, Parent Connections Team and First Impressions Team! Please consider joining one of these teams as you register for the Christmas Store!
Click below to officially register to volunteer at the Christmas Store. While registering, you’ll pick which shift and on which team you’ll serve.
Register Here

Step 2: Ticket

Click below to order your volunteer ticket! These tickets are free, will serve as your confirmation and will be how you check in for the Friday evening training and your serving time. Please click on the button below your designated team.
Please either print this ticket and bring it to the event with you or have it ready to be scanned on your smartphone at the volunteer check in.

Step 3: T-Shirt

We’re asking all of our volunteers to don their Soul City Volunteer Be T-Shirt in order to be easily recognized by our guests. These shirts will be used for all of our volunteer opportunities and do cost $10. If you do not have a volunteer t-shirt, please click below to order and pay for your shirt:
Get Your Shirt

Step 4: Training

Please plan to attend the Friday Evening Christmas Store Training Session at Soul City Church on Friday, December 13th at 7:00p. This is where you will meet your team, pick up your t-shirt, and learn more about why we do the Christmas Store here at Soul City. And of course, delicious food will be provided! There will be no kids program on Friday night, but Child Care Reimbursement Forms are available..
Friday, December 13th

More Opportunites

Looking for additional serving opportunities with The Christmas Store? Check out these fun options:

Food Pick Up

We are in need of a few volunteers who can pick up donations from 4 Einstein Bagels locations at 5:45 and bring them to the church. Please email if you can help!

Thank You Letters & Photo/Video Team

Are you interested in being on a team that will help write thank you’s to many of our partners for the Christmas Store? Interested in helping capture the moments of the Store on our photo/video team? Email for details.

Decor Sessions

Want to help turn Soul City into a winter wonderland? Email Devin Poore for more information:

Set Up Sessions

We will also have set up sessions at the church at the following listed times. Feel free to come by during any of them to help us with the set up of our winter wonderland!
Monday, December 9th from 2.00p – 5.00p
Tuesday, December 10th from 4.00p – 9.00p
Wednesday, December 11th from 10.00a – 3.00p
Thursday, December 12th from 9:00a – 12.00p and 4.00p – 9.00p
Friday, December 13th from 10.00a – 5.00p