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May 10, 2012
Chattanooga Rocks The Red Shield – The Salvation Army celebrates 132 years of services
Chattanooga, TN – The Salvation Army is proud to present the inaugural Rock The Red Shield concert on Saturday, May 19th starting at 1 pm EST in Coolidge Park located in Downtown Chattanooga, TN. The concert will feature a mix of today's top Christian artists, including Day SevEn, Reva, Tabernacle Praise Band, Drawn Out, Zero Doubt, Rhonda Frye & RiverSide, As Isaac and Tabernacle Big Band. This free concert, which is open to the public and Salvation Army supporters, is a way for The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga to say "thank you" for the continued support of our mission and programs as we celebrate National Salvation Army Week.
About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar spent is used to carry out those services in 5,000 communities nationwide.
For more information, go to SalvationArmyUSA.org