NEWS RELEASE · FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 24, 2015
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga Will Pick Up 114 Bikes Today Thanks to a Generous Donor!
"The Salvation Army would like to thank Southern Champion Tray, for their donations, and The Dynamic Church who encouraged the early donations and who will organize the bike drive called 'Love Gives Wheels' on December 4 and 5," states Major Al Newsome, Area Commander for The Salvation Army.
Love Gives Wheels is a 36 hour bike drive where the pastor of The Dynamic Church is perched on top of a 50 foot lift until the goal of 400 bikes is reached or the 36 hours ends. The drive is set to begin at 5:00 AM on Friday, December 4 and continue until 5:00 PM on Saturday, December 5, at the Wal-Mart on Gunbarrel Road.
Monetary donations may still be made for the Angel Tree program or for bikes specifically, by being mailed to The Salvation Army,800 McCallie Avenue , Chattanooga, TN, 37403, by calling 1-800-Sal-Army or visiting www.csarmy.org .
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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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