The stories of residents at The Salvation Army Women and Children’s Shelter are usually sad ones. Most of the residents – many are mothers and their children – come to the shelter as a last resort because they are homeless or fleeing abusive domestic situations. To celebrate Valentine’s Day may […]
Women and Children’s Shelter hosts Help Portrait Indy 2009
The Salvation Army’s Women and Children’s Shelter in downtown Indianapolis was abuzz with activity on Saturday as a team of photographers, hair stylists, and makeup artists converged on the site. Help Portrait Indy 2009, a one-day event meant to coincide with the worldwide launch on December 12, was a chance […]
“Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” Benefits Salvation Army Shelter
This week’s excitement over the “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” show traveled all the way from Bunker Hill to downtown Indianapolis. On Monday, Two Men And A Truck delivered furniture and appliances salvaged from the Cowan-Brown family’s home to The Salvation Army’s Women and Children’s Shelter. Show organizers wanted the items […]
Thank You Indianapolis!
Thank you Indianapolis! You made the 6th Annual Apple Fest a huge success. Because of your support, The Salvation Army will be able to provide help to homeless women and children in our community. More than $9,200 was raised and over 1,000 patrons enjoyed the lunch event. We do want to […]