NEWS RELEASE · FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 19, 2016
The Salvation Army of Chattanooga Making Plans to Open Cold Weather Shelter Sunday
Monetary donations are also welcomed to help offset the expenses of opening overnight. The Salvation Army does not budget for cold weather shelters and relies solely on the public for its support. Donations of coats, gloves, coffee, snacks, or money are being accepted at The Salvation Army, 822 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37403 . Monetary donations can also be made on line by visiting www.csarmy.org , texting csarmy to 91999 or by calling 1-800-Sal-Army .
For more information, please contact Kimberly George, Director of Marketing for The Salvation Army of Chattanooga at 423-756-10231 or Kimberly.George@uss.salvationarmy.org .
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