May 15 – 21 was National Salvation Army Week and the highlight of the week for The Salvation Army of Wake County was the annual Volunteer Banquet which took place Thursday, May 17 at SAWC Community Corps Center. Volunteers are essential to The Salvation Army serving the citizens of Wake County.
WRAL-TV anchor Debra Morgan was the MC for the event. There were outstanding performances by the Raleigh Army Youth Chorus and the Raleigh Army Band.
The list of winners included:
Organization of the Year: Brasfield & Gorrie
Junior Volunteer of the Year: Web Blackburn
Volunteer of the Year: Edith Judge
Program Special Recognitions:
Shelter: Valerie Johnson
Community Center: Sigma Beta Club Fraternity
Project FIGHT: Hope Reins
Project CATCH: Marbles Kids Museum
Family Stores: Charlie Carroll
Corps: Henri Kissaka
Athletics: Brad and Kim Eccles
Please view photos on our Facebook page.