You Are Invited - Salvation Army Family Services Open House
On Friday, October 20th at 10:00 am we'll be celebrating the opening of our new Salvation Army Family Services office at 900 N. Cliff Avenue.
Our dream of creating a more welcoming and inviting place for those who come to us in need has become a reality. Please join us in celebration.
Please share with your coworkers, friends and family.
I am writing to thank you for your generous support of the work and ministry of The Salvation Army here in #SiouxFalls. Due to your support people across our community have received help with those basic necessities of life; food, clothing, and shelter. Children are instructed in brass instruments, take part in character building activities, and are fed. Older adults take part in monthly activities, food, and fellowship. Commodity Food Boxes are provided to over 400 older adults on a monthly basis. Our outreach to adults and children is made possible by your ongoing support.
Yet we have some pressing needs. This past winter was extremely hard on all of us. Would you help? I know many of you are receiving requests for support, but I am asking if you would consider helping us in one of the following areas?
$500 provides a Pathway of Hope family with housing assistance
$350 provides one evening of meals through our weekend Sallie’s Table feeding program
$250 provides house painting for a senior
$200 provides transitional housing for a veteran
$150 assists a family with their rent
$100 assists a family with a utility payment
$ 75 assists someone with work clothing or tools for a new job
$ 50 provides an individual or family with a visit to our food pantry
$ 35 provides a child with a trip to summer camp in Nebraska
The Salvation Army will use your generous gift where they can do the most good for those in need. Donations may be mailed to The Salvation Army, 800 N. Cliff Avenue, Sioux Falls, SD 57103, made through our website at sasiouxfalls.org (just click the “Donate Now” button at the top of the page) or by texting “SiouxFalls” to 71777.
Thank you for your generosity and continued support.
Major Thomas E. Riggs
Sallie's Table in need of Volunteers
Sallie's Table is The Salvation Army's weekend feeding program. It begin in 2003 as a mobile feeding program. The meals were served downtown. By the Spring of 2004, the need had increased to the point that it was no longer feasible to serve mobile meals. The decision was made to move the program to The Salvation Army's building at 800 N. Cliff Avenue . The program has remained in operation at this location for for the past 13 years. The Salvation Army serves a meal every Saturday and Sunday throughout the year. Meals are served from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Volunteers are needed to help serve meals. To volunteer, please contact Marcie Priestley at 605-338-6649 ext. 317 or email@example.com.
"All are welcome around Sallie's Table at The Salvation Army".
Did You Know?
The Salvation Army of Sioux Falls offers a program on the second Thursday of the month called Senior Food Commodity Box Distribution? Every month 7 to 8 tons of food are given to local seniors in Lincoln and Minnehaha counties. This program is a partnership with the State of South Dakota and Feeding South Dakota. We have 600 seniors on our distribution list. Every month volunteers are needed to assist with the distribution of the boxes. Around 200 are delivered in Sioux Falls. Specifically, volunteers are needed to distribute cheese, assist seniors with taking the boxes to their vehicles and /or ride along on a delivery route with Salvation Army peronal in a Salvation Army vehicle. To volunteer, please contact Marcie Priestleyat 605-338-6649 ext. 317 or firstname.lastname@example.org