Salvation Army - Chattanooga, TN

NEWS RELEASE · FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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

November 22, 2016

The Salvation Army will deliver Thanksgiving meals to area shut-ins!

Chattanooga, TN – The Salvation Army has identified move than 450 low-income seniors who are homebound. As a result of our generous community, these seniors will be able to enjoy a Thanksgiving meal of turkey, potatoes, green beans, dressing, cranberry sauce, a roll and piece of pie. The Salvation Army will also serve federal inmates and their families. We expect to serve 500 meals on Thanksgiving.

Packing and delivery of these meals will take place at The Salvation Army located at 800 McCallie Avenue  at 9:00 AM on Thanksgiving Day.

As we continue moving towards the holidays, volunteer opportunities can be found on www.csarmy.org . Folks can also call The Salvation Army at 423-756-1023.

Monetary donations are also needed to assist with this year's increase in Christmas need. Donations can be made by visiting www.csarmy.org , by calling 1-800-Sal-Army  or can be mailed to: The Salvation Army, 822 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37403 .

For more information, please contact Kimberly Kyriakidis George, Director of Marketing for The Salvation Army at 423-503-1801 .

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