Entries by Daphne Nabors

2014 Annual Dinner

The Birmingham Salvation Army will welcome golfing legend Tom Lehman as the guest speaker for our 2014 annual civic dinner May 5. Tickets are on sale now. The image below explains the pricing and reservations.

4th Annual Roxanne Adams Memorial Blood Drive

The fourth annual Roxanne Adams Memorial Blood Drive will be held March 29, 2014 inside the Gardendale Civic Center (970 Main St. in Gardendale, Al) from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. The Salvation Army is proud to be a sponsor of this event that hopes to collect as many units of blood as possible for LifeSouth to distribute in our area. Each […]

Emergency Disaster Training

Weather patterns haven’t exactly been quiet around here lately and tornado & hurricane seasons are right around the corner. To prepare for the rest of 2014, The Birmingham Salvation Army will be offering disaster training for volunteers in April with classes available Friday April 11 or Saturday April 12 at our social services building located at 2130 11th Ave. North in Birmingham. Upon […]

Shelby County Warming Station

The greater Birmingham Salvation Army is prepared to help anyone needing shelter from the cold. The emergency shelter in downtown Birmingham expects an influx over the next couple of days and will offer free food and shelter to anyone needing it. In Shelby County they are opening a warming station at 108 Plaza Circle in […]

Stranded to Help

No one was immune from the recent incredible snow event, or snowmaggedon 2014. We all witnessed it and were a part of in some very unique ways yesterday. We interviewed our own employees that were stranded like thousands of others across the Southeast. We are thankful that they, and so many others, eventually made it […]

Snowed In-But Assisting

No one was immune from the recent incredible snow event, or “Snowmaggedon 2014”. We all witnessed it and were a part of in some very unique ways yesterday. Our own Director of Development, Brandy Crumly, was stranded on I-65 for more than 6 hours. And our Director of Social Services, Larry Dancy, had to abandon his car and […]

Thank You Everyone!

Thank you for your generosity always, but especially during this past holiday season. Because of you The Salvation Army surpassed its goal at the red kettles raising $532,000.  Those funds will enable us to reach out to those who find themselves in times of crisis not only at Christmas but all year long.  And if […]