More Than Just A Shelter

For a majority of 2011, the Salvation Army’s domestic violence shelter was full. Unfortunately, the trend has continued in 2012. During an interview for Red Shield Radio, Pamela Fleck, shelter director, said domestic violence was still on the rise causing the shelter to use overflow rooms to accommodate the influx […]

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Countdown to Christmas in July

July is less than a month away, and you know what that means — Christmas in July. Throughout the month of July, The Salvation Army invites and encourages businesses and their employees to help improve the lives of needy families in the community. The events require little planning, time and […]

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Greenwood Gets Grand Opening

The grand opening of the Salvation Army’s Greenwood Family Store was nothing short of grand. Customers were lined up in front of the store located at 1285 State Rd. 135 hours before it was scheduled to open.  The sight was both a surprise and blessing for Envoy Steve McNary. With […]

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Playground Gets Makeover

Beyond the confines of a brick wall outside The Salvation Army’s Ruth Lilly Shelter for Women and Children, youngsters screamed and giggled. They chased one another through the mulch covered playground, only stopping to climb or bounce on the obstacles that happened to land in their path. It’s a sight […]

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