Entries by Don Felice

Augusta Kroc Center Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary

Augusta, GA (August 3, 2016) – Five years ago this week, Salvation Army Augusta unveiled its brand-new, state-of-the-art Kroc Center. Built from funds donated by Joan Kroc, the widow of McDonalds founder Ray Kroc, as well as those raised by the community, people in the area had a difficult time wrapping their heads around what […]

2015 Rome, GA Volunteer of the Year – Hannah Payne

Rome, GA – On May 3 during an assembly at Unity Christian School, Captain Douglas McClure  presented the 2015 Volunteer of the Year award to Hannah Payne. Hannah is a junior at UCS and very active in her church, Pleasant Valley South Baptist Church. Hannah’s youth leader, Benjie Mathis, said,  “Hannah is an outstanding student, […]

Salvation Army Store Opens in North Augusta

The Salvation Army of Augusta celebrated the grand opening of its new Family Store in North Augusta with a ribbon cutting on Friday. The new 10,000 square foot store is located at 1751 Knox Ave. in North Augusta, SC. Proceeds from sales in the new store will be used to fund programs that help people […]