Entries by ksanders1

Supporting Area Youth through Facilitated Learning

As the COVID-19 pandemic struck, The Salvation Army Boys & Girls Club quickly evolved to meet the ongoing needs of the community, first transitioning into an emergency COVID-19  shelter and then offering a limited capacity summer camp for children. From ending the school year virtually and no longer being able to participate in many of […]

Temporary Emergency Housing Center Opens

The Salvation Army Central Virginia opened a temporary housing center today in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. The center will actively protect the health and safety of individuals identified as higher risk to the exposure of the COVID-19 virus. The Salvation Army is an active member of the Greater Richmond Continuum of Care and this […]

The Salvation Army Central Virginia Expands Community Impact with Chamberlayne Avenue Relocation

In the January City Council Meeting, The Salvation Army of Central Virginia was approved for relocation of its Area Command to 1900 Chamberlayne Avenue (Eternity Church), which will allow the organization to expand its homeless services, including doubling client bed count and increasing access to critical services. By moving to a one-story building, The Salvation […]