The Salvation Army’s Women and Children’s Shelter in downtown Indianapolis was abuzz with activity on Saturday as a team of photographers, hair stylists, and makeup artists converged on the site. Help Portrait Indy 2009, a one-day event meant to coincide with the worldwide launch on December 12, was a chance […]
Kids Toy Shop
Up to 820 families may have a brighter Christmas this year because of The Salvation Army’s Kids Toy Shop, helping families who have requested for Christmas assistance. Distribution of the 10,000 toys, acquired through donations and donated funds, is today Dec. 17, 2009 at the Indiana State Fairground’s Northwest Pavilion.
Shelter Receives Grant for Domestic Violence Victims
The Indianapolis Foundation, a CICF affiliate, renewed its support of the Emergency Bed Space program to ensure safe shelter is always available for Central Indiana women and children who are fleeing domestic abuse situations and attempting to end cycles of violence in their families. The $30,000 grant award will be […]
$37,500 Grant Given to Shelter
The Salvation Army Social Service Center recently received a $37,500 grant for general operating support from an Anonymous Fund at the Central Indiana Community Foundation. This generous gift came at a crucial time for the emergency shelter, which served 1,785 homeless and/or abused women and children last year. The Social […]