Salvation Army Charlotte Blog

The Salvation Army’s Nationwide Response to Coronavirus COVID-19

​As the coronavirus COVID-19 has evolved into a pandemic, we are monitoring the situation daily. Safety is of utmost priority, so we have ramped up efforts to slow the spread of this virus among our employees, volunteers, and the homeless and other vulnerable people we serve.

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Charlotte’s 2020 Great Futures Campaign Kicks Off

A centerpiece of the event is the public recognition of the 2019-2020 Youth of the Year. Carly Rauch, a member of the Monroe Boys & Girls Clubs, received this year’s honor.

New Athletic Field Unveiled at Milton Road Club

The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation, the Kevin Harvick Foundation and Group 1001 joined us to unveil a multisport playing field at our Milton Road Club that will provide youth who need us most in Charlotte with a safe place to learn, play and compete.

Ross Dress For Less to help Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club Kids learn

In-store giving campaign to provide funds to The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Charlotte.

The Salvation Army of Greater Charlotte Unveils New Vision to Support Community

In a move signaling its long-term commitment to the issues facing Charlotte, The Salvation Army of Greater Charlotte has announced future plans to increase programs and services for families in need. The organization made the announcement on Thursday night, at an event attended by members of the national Salvation Army advisory board, nationwide Salvation Army leadership and local community leaders.

2020 Youth of the Year for The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Charlotte

Carly Rauch, a senior at Weddington High School, received award for the organization that serves nearly 1,500 students in Mecklenburg and Union Counties.

"Hope for the Holidays" for Boys & Girls Club members

The atmosphere was festive, to say the least. The activity bus from the Monroe Boys & Girls Club was greeted at the curb by Santa’s elves, as the cafeteria at Weddington High School was transformed into the North Pole. This is the sixth year of “Hope for the Holidays,” so you can say it’s becoming tradition.

$300K grant will help keep families together at The Center of Hope

Recognizing the critical needs in the community’s current system of homeless services, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (Blue Cross NC) is working with The Salvation Army of Greater Charlotte to better serve families experiencing homelessness – particularly intact families and single fathers with children.

The Salvation Army 2019 Angel Tree program is officially underway

The Salvation Army of Greater Charlotte officially launches its 2019 Angel Tree program this week. This year, more than 7,000 children in Charlotte (and nearly 20,000 children in the metro area) are expected to receive Christmas gifts thanks to the community’s support of The Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program.

“We are definitely seeing an improved economy, but there are many in our community…

Club Members Steal the Show at 29th Annual Steak & Burger Dinner

For 29 years, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Charlotte has held a unique event called its “Steak & Burger Dinner.” The concept is simple: the Club members in attendance are treated like kings and queens and served steak; the adults eat the hamburgers.

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