Redding, Calif. (Aug 8, 2015)—The Salvation Army of Redding is still in need of food and hydration product donation as it continues to serve Hayfork residents who have been impacted by the recent wildfires. Non-perishable food, fresh produce and bottled water are items that are most needed.
The Salvation Army will also assist first responders near the fire line with electrolyte beverage products and snacks.
Donations can be dropped off at The Salvation Army Redding Corps site at 2691 Lakespur Lane.
Since Saturday, a team from The Salvation Army Redding Corps has distributed nearly 700 meals and 500 snack items.
About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 82 cents of every dollar spent is used to carry out those services in 5,000 communities nationwide. For more information, go to www.salvationarmyusa.org.