Entries by Nichole Bazemore

The Salvation Army of Metro Atlanta Sends Mobile Kitchen Unit to the Carolinas

A mobile kitchen unit (“canteen”) from The Salvation Army of Metro Atlanta is headed to the Carolinas in advance of Hurricane Florence. The canteen, which was dispatched from The Salvation Army’s Red Shield Services location in downtown Atlanta, will join three other mobile kitchen units from Newnan, Dublin, and Valdosta at pre-planned staging centers in […]

Turf Installation Underway at Bellwood Boys and Girls Club

Can you guess what this is? It’s the football field at The Salvation Army of Greater Atlanta’s Bellwood Boys and Girls Club. Next week, this space will be replaced with a professional turf football field, thanks to a generous gift from the Atlanta Falcons, the National Football League Grassroots Foundation, and the Arthur M. Blank […]

The Coca-Cola Foundation Awards The Salvation Army $1 Million to Aid Hurricane Relief Efforts in the Caribbean

Money will be used to provide immediate resources for food and shelter across the region, including Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands The Salvation Army is getting a boost in its global hurricane relief efforts, thanks to a $1 million-dollar grant from The Coca-Cola Foundation. Helen Price, President of The Coca-Cola Foundation, says, “As […]