Salvation Army - Chattanooga, TN


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April 16, 2013

Marcia Kling to Become Lifetime Member of Chattanooga Salvation Army Advisory Board

Chattanooga, TN – On Monday, April 22, Marcia Kling, well-known Chattanooga TV personality, will be awarded a plaque welcoming her as a Lifetime Member of the Chattanooga Salvation Army Advisory Board. The recognition will take place at 12:00 Noon at The Salvation Army located at 1019 North Moore Road  across from Brainerd High School. This high honor is only offered to those who have served over fifteen years and have displayed outstanding leadership. "Miss Marcia" began her exceptional tenure of service as an active Board Member in 1976.

Marcia Kling is most beloved for 36-years of serving as The Salvation Army's Annual Thanksgiving Meal Home-Delivery Coordinator. Working alongside her husband, David, they have ensured the preparation, packaging and delivery of hundreds of traditional Thanksgiving Dinners to the needy in our community.

The Chattanooga Salvation Army Advisory Board is a group of business leaders and other outstanding citizens who share their vision and leadership in supporting The Salvation Army promise to our community of Doing the Most Good for People in Need.

For more information, or if you would like to support the ministries of The Salvation Army, visit our website at . Donations may also be mailed or dropped by The Salvation Army, 822 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37403 .

For information, please contact Marketing Director Kimberly George at 423-503-1801  or .

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.

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