Salvation Army Charlotte Blog

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.

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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.

Panthers Wide Receiver Curtis Samuel Raising Support for the Clubs

Carolina Panthers wide receiver Curtis Samuel has launched his "Catches for Kids" campaign to support the local Boys & Girls Clubs.

Salvation Army Serving Communities Impacted by Dorian

Salvation Army mobile feeding units and crews of trained Salvation Army officers, employees, and volunteers are serving meals, drinks, and providing spiritual care in coastal areas of northeast North Carolina and in the Charleston area of South Carolina.

Christmas Volunteer Opportunities Now Available

​Without the help of our amazing volunteers, we would not have been able to provide Christmas to more than 7,000 children last year. We need volunteers to staff Angel Tree tables, work in our distribution center, ring the bell at one of our Kettle locations and more.

Join the Quicken Loans Community Challenge and Help Us Win Big

Quicken Loans has invited The Salvation Army of Greater Charlotte to compete in a friendly fundraising competition with several local charities

Ally Awarded Grant to Marsh Road Club to Host Code To Success Computer Camp This Summer

Ally awarded Marsh Road Boys & Girls Club a grant and provided laptop computers for the 6-week program.

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