Salvation Army of Washtenaw County

Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels

This week, our "On The Ground Ypsi" conversation is about a nearly $2 million gift made to six different Ypsilanti groups and what that means to them.  Lisa Barry and On the Ground Ypsi project manager Sarah Rigg talk with Alison Foreman, executive director of Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels, which was one of the local groups to receive the money.  She shares what they plan to do with the gift and the impact it will have on the community.

Salvation Army $120,000 Short Of Goal In Washtenaw County

Dec 24, 2015
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 Major Kris Wood says the organization has a goal of raising half a million dollars for operations in Washtenaw County for 2016.

Salvation Army Kicks Off Red Kettle Campaign

Nov 7, 2014
Bob Eccles

The Salvation Army of Washtenaw County kicked off its annual Red Kettle campaign Friday at Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor. 

Major Kris Wood is Washtenaw County Salvation Army Coordinator.  He says the money dropped into the kettles goes toward providing food and shelter, including help for families who find themselves without a home.