Entries by DLM

Friendships & Facelifts (a Life in Paradise Flashback)

Some things change, others stay the same as former campers-turned staff members look back at Camp Paradise Valley over the years. If there’s one word that best encapsulates the Salvation Army’s Camp Paradise Valley experience, it’s friendship. “I’ve made lifelong friendships with people who I don’t even see yearly, but I still know if I […]

Red Shield Kids Rock

Children make music with Nashville Salvation Army program One of the biggest Salvation Army youth arts programs in the Kentucky-Tennessee division is part of Nashville’s Red Shield Kids Club. It has a pop band comprised of 10 children and a summer songwriting series that culminates in the children recording their songs at a Nashville studio […]

National Donut Day

Chattanooga Salvation Army honors local heroes Every year, the Chattanooga Salvation Army celebrates National Donut Day – which is on Friday – by honoring local heroes, in a nod to the day’s history. National Donut Day, started in 1938 by The Salvation Army in Chicago, honors the Salvation Army donut lassies of World War I, […]