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The Salvation Army of Greater Lynchburg Welcomes New Leadership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org The Salvation Army of Greater Lynchburg, Virginia welcomes Captains Trey and Sheri Jones. The Joneses have held many leadership roles with The Salvation Army most recently serving as Captains in Fredericksburg, VA. As children of Salvation Army officers, […]

The Salvation Army Teams up with The Wandering Donut to Give Back on National Donut Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org Lynchburg, VA (May 25, 2017) – National Donut Day 2017 will be celebrated on Friday, June 2. This day was established by The Salvation Army in 1938 to help those in need during the Great Depression and to […]

3rd Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show Returns to Lynchburg

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org Lynchburg, VA (May 19, 2017) – The Salvation Army of Greater Lynchburg will present its 3rd annual Car, Truck and Bike Show on Sat., June 10 in the Tree of Life parking lot at 2812 Greenview Dr. in […]

Local School to Provide Hundreds of Hours of Community Service in One Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org Lynchburg, VA (April 18, 2017) – On Wed., April 19, New Covenant Schools in Lynchburg will provide hundreds of volunteer hours of community service during its annual “Hands & Hearts” event to be held at The Salvation Army […]

Salvation Army of Greater Lynchburg Issues Urgent Plea for Breakfast Supplies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org Lynchburg, VA (March 20, 2017) –The Salvation Army of Greater Lynchburg is experiencing substantial supply shortages in breakfast items. Last year, the Community Feeding Program provided more than 39,000 meals to individuals in need. This is a 40 […]

The Salvation Army Begins 2017 by Reaching Important Goal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org Lynchburg, VA (December 28, 2016) – The Salvation Army of Greater Lynchburg announced today that the 2016 Red Kettle Campaign raised $269,314 surpassing its $250,000 goal. This is the largest amount raised to date in the more than […]

Community Partnership to Provide a Special Thanksgiving Day Dinner for Lynchburg Residents

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org Community Partnership to Provide a Special Thanksgiving Day Dinner for Lynchburg Residents Lynchburg, VA (November 23, 2016) –The Salvation Army of Greater Lynchburg is partnering with Jacked Rabbit Food Truck and Evangafest of Moneta to provide a special […]

Ring a Bell and Help Those in Need

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org Ring a Bell and Help Those in Need Lynchburg, VA (November 7, 2016) – The bells are ringing, and The Salvation Army of Greater Lynchburg needs the community’s help. Last year, more than 54,000 hot meals were served, […]

Angel Tree Sign-Ups Are Happening Now for the Greater Lynchburg Community!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org Lynchburg, VA (October 10, 2016) – The Salvation Army of Greater Lynchburg is taking applications now for those in need of Angel Tree gifts this Christmas season. Scheduled sign-ups are taking place this week; Oct. 10 through Oct. […]

Lynchburg Salvation Army Requests Help in Preparation for Hurricane Matthew

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Media Contact: Tammy Shank Director of Development 2211 Park Ave, Lynchburg, VA 434-845-5939 tammy.shank@uss.salvationarmy.org Lynchburg Salvation Army Requests Help in Preparation for Hurricane Matthew Lynchburg, VA (October 4, 2016) – The Salvation Army of Lynchburg is seeking help from the community in providing supplies to areas who are at high risk of […]