SACRAMENTO, CA—The Salvation Army continues to provide meals at evacuation centers in Sonoma County and Napa. Yesterday, more than 2700 meals were served in Santa Rosa, while 700 meals were distributed in Napa.
A Salvation Army canteen (mobile kitchen) from San Jose is currently preparing meals at our Santa Rosa Corps building (93 Stony Cir, Santa Rosa), a facility which currently does not have any running gas. There are also three Bay Area Salvation Army officers and one additional officer from Merced supporting the meal service in Santa Rosa.
The following are locations where The Salvation Army has crews distributing meals throughout the day:
- Finley Community Center (2060 W. College Ave., Santa Rosa).
- Grace Pavilion (1350 Bennett Valley Rd, Santa Rosa)
- Veterans Memorial Building (1351 Maple Ave, Santa Rosa).
- Napa Valley College gym (2277 Napa-Vallejo Highway, Napa),
- Solano Community College (4000 Suisun Valley Road, Fairfield).
Monetary donations are only needed at this time. The Salvation Army uses 100% of disaster donations in support of local disaster relief operations. To give, visit www.gosalarmy.org.
In-kind donations are not currently being accepted outside the disaster area. However, these gifts are vitally important to your local Salvation Army. To give items locally, visitwww.SATruck.com or call 1-800-SA-TRUCK.
About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need without discrimination for more than 135 years in the U.S. More than 25 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through a range of social services: 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. The Salvation Army tracks the level of need across the country with the Human Needs Index (HumanNeedsIndex.org). The Salvation Army has served survivors of every major national disaster since 1900. The Salvation Army does not place an administrative fee on disaster donations. During emergency disasters, 100 percent of designated gifts are used to support specific relief efforts. For more information, go to www.SalvationArmyUSA.org or follow on Twitter @SalvationArmyUS.