The Salvation Army Angel Tree Program is a program designed to help families who qualify for the program at Christmas by fulfilling needs and wishes of the children in the local community. In 2007, Fox 6 Gifts for Kids, whose program primarily served foster children (infant-21 years of age), partnered with The Salvation Army and its Angel Tree Program (infant-10 years of age). The program then … Continue reading
Are you interested in a career in the medical field? Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) classes are now available through a partnership with Jefferson State Community College. Classes will be held at The Salvation Army Social Services building located at 2130 11th Avenue North. For more information, please contact Ms. Carol Jordan at 205.328.5656.
FACTS & TRIVIA ABOUT THE SALVATION ARMY National Salvation Army Week 2015 As we celebrate National Salvation Army Week and the 150th world-wide Anniversary of The Salvation Army, we share some interesting facts and trivia about The Salvation Army. DID YOU KNOW THAT? In July 2015, The Salvation Army will celebrate its 150th world-wide anniversary. Now, that is something to celebrate! … Continue reading
Today kicks-off National Salvation Army Week. Typically observed in the second week of May, this National Salvation Army Week was first declared by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1954 – 74 years after The Salvation Army arrived in the U.S. In his proclamation he noted: “Among Americans, The Salvation Army has long been a symbol of wholehearted dedication to the cause of human brotherhood . . . Their work … Continue reading
Birmingham, Ala. (May 7, 2015) – The Salvation Army donation site located in Trussville at East Minister Presbyterian Church has moved to a new location due to the sale of the property. Effective immediately, please take donations to the new donation site located approximately one mile south of the old location. The new drop-off site is located at 1173 Gadsden Hwy./US 11 and is one … Continue reading
This year’s annual Salvation Army fashion show will feature the current Miss Alabama Caitlin Brunell as one of the models showcasing the latest fashions the Green Springs family store has to offer for men, women and children. The fashion show will be held on Friday, October 24, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at The Salvation Army’s Family Store located at 76 Greensprings Highway in Homewood. This … Continue reading
On Monday, October 20, the University of Notre Dame Band will be making a stop in Birmingham to volunteer at The Salvation Army. Approximately 60 members, of the 380 member band, opted to spend their fall break doing service work as they drive back to Notre Dame by bus after performing at the University of Notre Dame vs. Florida State University football game on Saturday, October … Continue reading
October 9, 2014 – The Salvation Army Social Services Center is asking for help stocking their food pantry. An average of 200 families in Birmingham seek food assistance every month, most with small children. Each year thousands of pounds of food are distributed to those in need but this month, a low inventory of food items means the ability to provide food assistance may be … Continue reading
The Birmingham Salvation Army will welcome golfing legend Tom Lehman as the guest speaker for our 2014 annual civic dinner May 5. Tickets are on sale now. The image below explains the pricing and reservations.
The fourth annual Roxanne Adams Memorial Blood Drive will be held March 29, 2014 inside the Gardendale Civic Center (970 Main St. in Gardendale, Al) from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Salvation Army is proud to be a sponsor of this event that hopes to collect as many units of blood as possible for LifeSouth to distribute in our area. Each unit has the capability of saving three lives. Donors will … Continue reading