Salvation Army - Chattanooga, TN

News Releases

NOV
18
emperatures were reported in the low 20's last night, some of the coldest of the season, and with it came the highest number of homeless guests seeking shelter at The Salvation Army on McCallie Avenue…
NOV
12
With temperatures dipping below freezing for the second time this season, The Salvation Army will be opening its doors again for overnight emergency shelter for the homeless on Thursday, November 13 and Friday, November 14, at 6:00 PM each evening. …
NOV
6
"Silver bells, Silver bells, it's Christmas time in our city!" The Salvation Army is excited to kick off The Chattanooga Salvation Army's Christmas Campaign inside Hamilton Place Mall …
OCT
31
With temperatures dipping below freezing, The Salvation Army will be opening its doors for overnight emergency shelter for the homeless on Saturday, November 1, at 6:00 PM. The ReCreate Café …
OCT
21
The Christmas Season is quickly approaching and many local families are in need of material assistance. To meet this need, The Salvation Army is beginning its Christmas outreach programs …
OCT
8
The Salvation Army of Chattanooga's Corps 614's ReCreate Café will present Walk In My Shoes: An Evening of Stories from Chattanooga's Homeless and Non-homeless Citizens …
JULY
30
The Salvation Army and Wal-Mart are joining together to help supply kids with the necessary tools to succeed in the upcoming school year by providing a back-to-school shopping spree on Wednesday, August 6 …
JULY
22
The Chattanooga Salvation Army is partnering with local Bi-Lo supermarkets to kick start the new 'Flowers of Hope' program. Volunteers will gather on Friday, July 25 at 8:30 a.m. at The Salvation Army Citadel Corps and Community Center, located at 1019 North Moore Road. Volunteers will create beautiful arrangements, write notes of encouragement and deliver the flowers to those who need uplifting …
JUNE
26
The Salvation Army welcomes a ministry group, "Smoking for Jesus," as they hold a celebration for the 34 graduates of the East Lake Corps and Community Center summer day camp on Friday, June 27 …
JUNE
25
As the days get warmer, The Salvation Army still has many fans that are available for distribution through the Beat the Heat Campaign. The Salvation Army will continue taking applications for free fan assistance …
JUNE
6
On June 6, The United States recognizes the 77th Annual National Donut Day. It is only appropriate that The Salvation Army, who popularized the donut, will help lead in this celebration …
MAY
28
With our area being no stranger to disasters, The Salvation Army will continue to train volunteers to be better equipped for disaster relief services …
MAY
23
Salvation Army is kicking-off its annual Beat the Heat Campaign on June 2 by taking applications for free fan assistance …
MAY
12
National Salvation Army week, a week of recognition for the work of The Army, was first declared by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1954 - 74 years after The Salvation Army arrived in the United States …
MAY
6
The Salvation Army School of Music and Arts (SOMA) invites the community to its free, spring graduation concert tonight, Tuesday, May 6th at 6:30 pm. The Concert location is The Salvation Army's Citadel Corps & Community Center …
APR
25
It's not too late to register for Disaster Training with The Salvation Army. Training will take place on April 30 – May 1 at The Salvation Army located at 1019 North Moore Road , 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM both days …
APR
18
The Salvation Army is excited to announce a very generous donor has stepped forward to offer a matching gift opportunity for our community. Any donations made now through the end of April will be matched up to $15,000.00 …
APR
15
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga will celebrate Easter with its traditional Easter Sunrise Service at the Chattanooga National Cemetery at 1200 Bailey Avenue beside the flag pole overlooking beautiful downtown Chattanooga …
APR
11
Dynamic Church is partnering with The Chattanooga Area YMCA for the second straight year to help meet the need of filling The Salvation Army's pantry with non-perishable food items …
MAR
19
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga continues to serve residents displaced by the fire at Jaycee Towers on Monday. As of dinner Tuesday evening, The Salvation Army has served 418 meals, 460 snacks and 517 drinks, and will serve again today at the South Side Recreation Center …
MAR
18
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga continues to serve residents displaced by the fire at J.C. Towers on Monday. Through breakfast today, The Salvation Army has served 243 meals, 322 snacks and 318 drinks, and will serve lunch and dinner today at the South Side Recreation Center …
MAR
17
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga was called upon by the Chattanooga Fire Department and is on the scene at Jaycee Towers, 500 W. Martin Luther King Blvd., providing emotional and spiritual care after this morning's fire …
MAR
14
Sunday, March 16th is the 121st birthday of The Salvation Army officially beginning its life-changing ministries in Greater Chattanooga. To celebrate, The Salvation Army will have surprise birthday parties for those we serve throughout the week of March 17 - 22 …
MAR
6
As a very successful Seasonal Volunteer Coordinator for The Salvation Army during Christmas 2013, Stacey Lynn Crisp now joins The Salvation Army team full-time as the Director of Volunteer Services and Special Events …
Jan
24
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga is on the scene at the East Brainerd Church of Christ serving residents displaced by the fire at Carriage Parc Apartments early Friday morning …
Jan
17
The Salvation Army of Chattanooga's 614 Corps' Recreate Caféwill present the 3rd Annual "Dreamers in Action" Luncheon to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 20, 2014 at Noon …
Jan
3
With temperatures now dipping below freezing, The Salvation Army has had numerous phone calls from neighbors needing supplemental heat to battle the cold. The Salvation Army is placing a call to the community to donate new space heaters and blankets to help! …
DEC
17
Salvation Army employees are extremely excited after finding three large donations in the December 16 Red Kettles!…
DEC
16
After the challenge of meeting high demands for Christmas assistance this year, The Salvation Army is busy preparing for tomorrow's start of the Angel Tree Distribution.…
DEC
13
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga is getting very concerned that the Secret Santa may not visit the red kettle this year.…
DEC
06
The Chattanooga and Cleveland Salvation Army Angel Tree Program Deadline to adopt an Angel for this Christmas 2013 was extended to this Sunday, December 8. However, with 933 Angels still needing to be adopted, the deadline has been extended again to Friday, December 13!…
NOV
26
The Salvation Army Angel Tree Program Deadline to adopt an Angel is Sunday, December 8. However, there are still 2,363 Angels needing to be adopted! The Salvation Army Angel Tree provides Christmas assistance for needy children, their families and senior citizens who would not otherwise receive gifts including necessities like food and warm clothing…
NOV
25
The Salvation Army, with the help of dozens of volunteers, will host the 4th Annual Thanksgiving Eve Community Festival on Wednesday, November 27…
NOV
20
The Salvation Army has identified seventy-five needy families and registered them for Thanksgiving Baskets. The McCallie School was made aware of this need and stepped up to assist the hungry and vulnerable…
NOV
13
Colder temperatures do not deter neighbors needing Christmas assistance. Parents are braving the cold temperatures to ensure their children are not forgotten this Christmas…
NOV
06
"Silver bells, Silver bells, it's Christmas time in the city!" The Salvation Army is excited to kick off The Chattanooga Salvation Army's Christmas Campaign…
OCT
23
The Christmas Season is rapidly approaching and many local families are in need of material assistance. To meet this need, The Salvation Army is beginning its Christmas outreach programs…
OCT
09
The Southern Territorial Band of The Salvation Army is embarking on a tour of the Great Smoky Mountains on October 17-20, 2013. The band will be sharing in concert with two wonderful brass bands from Rome, GA, and Chattanooga, TN, and will be playing in our local area at Rome, GA, Crossville, TN, Cleveland, TN and Chattanooga, TN…
OCT
02
The Salvation Army food pantry located within its Social Services office at 2140 East 28th Street, alerted administration it is not capable of putting together one complete food box for a family…
SEP
10
Get your tickets now for The Salvation Army's Women's Auxiliary's 10th Annual Purse Auction on Thursday, September 19…
AUG
02
Camp Tikkun Olam is a one-week day camp designed to provide middle school-age children with opportunities to provide service to others and to understand the positive differences they can make in their community …
JULY
31
The Salvation Army of Chattanooga's 614 Corps' ReCreate Café will present Walk In My Shoes: An Evening of Stories from Chattanooga's Homeless and Non-homeless communities August 16 at 7:30 pm. …
JULY
26
Registration is open for The Salvation Army School of Music and Arts Program fall semester classes …
JULY
24
On July 30, twenty-three local students in need will have the opportunity to visit the Gunbarrel Road Target store to purchase school supplies, clothing and other must-have necessities just in time for back-to-school …
JULY
15
The Mayor of South Pittsburg, Jane Dawkins, called upon The Salvation Army to provide food and beverages to the residents of South Pittsburg, TN. …
JULY
02
The Greater Chattanooga Salvation Army is sending more than 70 kids, ages 7-12, to Camp Paradise Valley on Dale Hollow Lake in Burkesville, Kentucky for a week of fun and memories. …
JUNE
13
The Salvation Army School of Music and Arts (SOMA) Day Camp invites the community to its summer graduation concert on Friday, June 14th at 12 Noon.…
JUNE
12
With temperatures rising in the Tennessee Valley, individuals are turning to The Salvation Army for relief from the heat! To meet the need, Salvation Army caseworkers are offsetting high utility bills and distributing free box fans and water to those in need.…
JUNE
10
The Salvation Army of Chattanooga's Corps 614's ReCreate Café is to host Exploring the Boundaries of Applied Theatre June 27-29, 2013 in partnership with the Applied Theatre Center (ATC) based in Greenville, SC.…
JUNE
04
On June 7, The United States recognizes the 76th Annual National Donut Day!…
MAY
31
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga is continuing to serve residents displaced by Tuesday's fire at Patten Towers throughout the weekend.…
MAY
30
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga continues to serve residents displaced by the fire at Patten Towers on Tuesday evening.…
MAY
29
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga is on the scene at the Brainerd Recreation Center located on North Moore Road to serve evacuees from the overnight Patten Towers fire.…
MAY
20
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga is loading Flood Relief Kits to assist with clean-up for residents of Rhea County.…
MAY
14
The Salvation Army School of Music and Arts Day Camp still accepting applications. Making crafts, singing songs, swimming, outings – some of our fondest childhood memories come from summer camp.…
MAY
08
The Salvation Army School of Music and Arts (SOMA) invites the community to its free, spring graduation concert on Tuesday, May 14th at 6:30 pm.…
MAY
03
The Salvation Army's Women's Auxiliary will hold its 10th Annual Purse Auction on September 19 with doors opening at 11 am.…
APR
30
Hiking in the woods, making crafts, singing songs by the campfire - some of our fondest childhood memories come from summer camp. For the neediest children in the Greater Chattanooga Area, however, these simple joys may be unattainable.…
APR
16
On Monday, April 22, Marcia Kling, well-known Chattanooga TV personality, will be awarded a plaque welcoming her as a Lifetime Member of the Chattanooga Salvation Army Advisory Board.…
APR
05
The Salvation Army of Chattanooga's 614's Corps' ReCreate Café is looking for artists to participate in Psalms of the City on April 20 from 2 pm - 4 pm located at The Salvation Army.…
APR
01
The Salvation Army's ReCreate Café will host a free screening of "The Candy Shop," a film which exposes the epidemic of the sexual exploitation of children.…
MAR
21
The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga invites the community to join them in the following events to honor Holy Week. …
MAR
18
The Salvation Army will celebrate Easter with its traditional Easter Sunrise Service at the National Cemetery beside the flag pole overlooking beautiful downtown Chattanooga!…
MAR
14
Saturday, March 16th is the 120th birthday of The Salvation Army officially beginning its life-changing ministries in Greater Chattanooga.…
FEB
6
In honor of Black History month, The Salvation Army welcomes "The Word Players" from Knoxville, TN.…
JAN
30
The Salvation Army is on its way to serve tornado survivors and emergency personnel in North Georgia communities of Adairsville, Calhoun and Rome.…
JAN
23
With temperatures dipping below freezing at night, The Salvation Army has had hundreds of phone calls from neighbors needing supplemental heat to battle the cold.…
JAN
15
Salvation Army remains in contact with local county emergency managers to stay updated on rising creeks and potential flooding.…
JAN
10
On Monday, January 21, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., The Salvation Army's Recreate Café will host the "2nd Annual Dreamers in Action Luncheon" at 12 pm.…
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