Celebrate over 125 years of Salvation Army service in The United States during National Salvation Army week, May 11-17 2008. Special events are planned at Salvation Army units around the nation including right here in Indiana. Some of the Indiana events are highlighted below.
On Thursday April 17, The Salvation Army honored its volunteers at the Annual Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon. The theme of the event was “The Magic of Volunteering” and local magician Taylor Martin entertained the more than 100 in attendance. Several volunteers were recognized including the Service Extension Volunteer of the Year, […]
More than 50 fifth graders from White Lick Elementary in Brownsburg gave The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disasters Services a helping hand this week. The students packed 300 shelter kits, 250 firefighter kits, and sorted and packed clothing items all of which will be used in response during a disaster. The […]
Mayor Ballard Visits Red Shield Radio
Mayor Greg Ballard was the special guest on The Salvation Army’s radio show, Red Shield Radio. The Mayor shared his thoughts on The Salvation Army’s work and how Indianapolis charities can help those in need in our community. Mayor Ballard also spoke about his experience in the Marine Corps and […]