Why get involved?

When you make a gift—money, time, or energy—to The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, you become a part of the largest project ever undertaken by The Salvation Army. Your gift becomes grounded in the reputation, trust and credibility of The Salvation Army—which is well known for its continuing efforts of providing relief to those in need.

Taste Of South Mississippi Scholarship Fundraiser

Our Taste of South Mississippi is an annual fundraising event that benefits youth programs in your local area. All proceeds from this event including ticket sales, silent auction funds raised, and donations go directly towards our scholarship fund. These scholarships go directly to fund students to attend our programs.

Would you or your business like to be a Kroc Center Sponsor Year Round?

Sponsor programs, events, and memberships at the Kroc Center.  For more information please contact our Director of Operations and we can discuss your interest further. Thank you!



Citizens of every community, from every walk of life, greatly expand the scope of The Salvation Army’s service by volunteering. Whether you’re an individual with a heart to change someone’s life or a large group looking to do a day of corporate volunteering, The Salvation Army can use your help.

Do you like coaching sports? Do you have a passion for the arts? Is teaching music lessons something you love? Do you like sharing a warm welcoming smile with a child? The Kroc Center can use you and your gifts. If you are interested in volunteering in any capacity, please contact: Volunteer Coordinator at 228–207-2303.


The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center of the Mississippi Gulf Coast provides an array of career opportunities for qualified individuals who seek to “do the most good” for their community and those whom they serve.  The Kroc Center provides recreation, education, and arts programs through a state-of-the-art facility for both local and metro-wide residents.  Help us open the door to a world of potential!

As an employer, we strive to offer a competitive compensation package.  What sets us apart from other employers is our organizational commitment to helping those in need as stated in our mission statement, which reads, “Our mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and meet human needs in His name without discrimination.”

We think you will find a career at The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center – an experience more rewarding than you can imagine!

Thank you for your interest in being part of the Kroc Team!

Current job opening and applications are available at: Salvationarmycareers.org