Salvation Army - Chattanooga, TN

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

January 7, 2017

The Salvation Army Opens Shelter Today and Tomorrow due to cold temperatures!

Chattanooga, TN – With colder weather hitting the Tennessee Valley, The Salvation Army has been asked to open shelter to protect the homeless from life-threatening conditions. The Salvation Army's ReCreate Café, their day Center for the homeless, will be open Saturday evening and Sunday evenings, January 7-8, beginning at 7 PM as an overnight emergency cold-weather shelter. This shelter is located at 800 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37403 .

The Salvation Army does not budget for cold-weather shelter. The Salvation Army relies on the support from the community.

Donations can be made at www.csarmy.org , mailing The Salvation Army at 822 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37403 , or by calling 423-756-1023 .

For additional information, please call The Salvation Army at 423-756-1023 .

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