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Western Kentucky University

ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships

The Salvation Army

400 West Main Street

Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101

 

Phone: 270-843-3485

Fax: 270-782-9731

Website: www.salvationarmysouth.org/kt/bowlinggreen/

Service Area: Allen, Barren, Butler, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Metcalfe, Monroe, Simpson, and Warren Counties (BRADD Region)

Hours: M-F 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M., someone here 24/7

Cost: No Cost; shelter free for ten days

Service Description: Primary role is to provide shelter and food to those in need, as well as make referrals to other community services; transportation vouchers, heating assistance when funds are available. 

Volunteer Opportunities: 

Salvation Army needs general maintenance, landscaping, computer help. Their big programs are bell ringing at the holidays and monitoring of their Angel Tree at the Mall. Also need help with applications for participants in the Angel Tree Program. Time period starts after Thanksgiving in November through December. Need Bosnian and Spanish translators. Also, needed is help with the thrift store or kitchen. Volunteers need to be 16 years old or older. For more information, contact Cardine Harrison or Cathy Walker at (270) 843-3485.

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If your nonprofit agency or organization would like to update your information, please contact the ALIVE Center at 270-782-0082 or email us at alivebg@wku.edu. 

If your nonprofit agency or organization would like include your information in our directory, please complete the human service directory blank form, and return it to the ALIVE Center or email it to alivebg@wku.edu.

We ask that any nonprofit, civic organization or WKU department using our meeting space, complete the form before reserving a room.

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 Last Modified 9/24/14