This Valentine’s Day, Do Some Good

Valentine’s Day is a few days away and while these while there are endless ways to show your affection to that someone special, maybe this year give a gift that not only shows how much you care, but that also gives back to those in need. Make it a day to remember by making an impact in your community.

Volunteers are crucial to organizations like The Salvation Army. We are always looking for helping hands and giving hearts. Visit our volunteer page for volunteer opportunities that fill hearts.

Donate Food:

Help us keep our pantry stocked by donating to The Salvation Army Center of Hope Women and Children’s Shelter. Got plans to cook a romantic meal? This year while you’re at store, grab a few extra canned goods or other non perishables and donate to our pantry. Items Needed.

Visit a Senior Citizen:
Be a sweetheart this year and visit a senior citizen at our senior housing facility, Booth Gardens. Brighten their day with a care package, flowers, a hot meal, or plan an enjoyable activity. You can also volunteer or donate Bingo prizes. Email to schdule a time.

Declutter that closet:
Did you know that you’re donated goods fund our Adult Rehabilitation Centers, which helps save the lives of approximately 200 individuals each year? Get a jump start on spring by decluttering gently used items from your home. You can schedule a pickup or find a drop-off location by visiting

Donate in the name of love:
The average American will spend $146 celebrating Valentine’s Day this year. Consider skipping those fancy reservations and show someone how much you care by making a donation to The Salvation Army or Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Charlotte. Now that is love! Donate

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