Salvation Army - Chattanooga, TN

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Contact: Kimberly George · Director of Marketing and Development Email for Info

April 15, 2015

The Salvation Army Welcomes Jill Norton Woodruff As the New Director of Volunteer Services and Special Events and Matthew Dodgins as Social Media and Donor Relations Coordinator!

Chattanooga, TN –As we celebrate National Volunteer Week, The Salvation Army welcomes Jill Norton Woodruff to its Community Relations and Development team as the Director of Volunteer Services and Special Events.

"Jill brings years of experience in coordinating volunteers to this position," states Community Relations and Development Department Head, Kimberly George. "I know she is exactly who we need to manage our robust volunteer team for continued growth along with our events!"

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Ms. Woodruff is a Cleveland, TN native and has over two decades of experience with non-profits in volunteer management including the Riverbend Festival, Western Carolina University and the American Cancer Society.

We would also like to welcome Matthew Dodgins. Matthew is no stranger to The Salvation Army. For the past six years, Matthew worked on Salvation Army accounts with a direct response company in Atlanta, GA. Matthew has volunteered with several Salvation Army programs as well.

"Since Matthew comes from a Direct Mail Vendor Company, he brings an expertise and perspective to donor relations management that we've not had," states Kimberly George. "I know he will also be strong for our Social Media program. We are excited to have him on board to continue our working relationship that we have had for close to six years."

For more information on Mr. Dodgins or Ms. Woodruff, volunteering with The Salvation Army, or if you would like to support the ministries of The Salvation Army, visit our website at www.csarmy.org  or visit The Salvation Army Area Command Offices at 822 McCallie Ave , Chattanooga, TN 37403 .

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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