Here are the nearest locations to make a Salvation Army donation.
The Salvation Army of Atlanta is experiencing a drastic decline in donations. In fact, the organization tells Patch that it is currently only at 50 percent of its goal as of this past Tuesday. So how can Cascade residents help? Well, Patch has put together this easy to use map of Salvation Army kettlebell locations that are near our community. So take a little time to bring a bit of Christmas cheer to those in need. The kettlebell locations will only be accepting donations through Dec. 24.
Economy, decline in donations cited as factors in shutting down Salvation Army's community program for area youth
After more than 50 years, The Salvation Army has announced the closing of the West End Boy’s and Girl’s Club. Located at 1191 Donnelly Ave., Atlanta, Ga., 30310, the club had been an institution in the West End community for over 50 years. “We had to close because the economy has left us in such a situation we are no longer able to offer programs in this facility,”Salvation Army director Major James told WSB-TV earlier this week. James and other officials have said a set back in donations left the Salvation Army no option but to make budget cuts over $1,000,000. The Boy’s and Girl’s Club provided West End youth organized after-school programs, recreational activities and homework assistance. Councilwoman Cleta Winslow praised the efforts…