Salvation Army Today – Dinner in the Alley

The Salvation Army’s Echelon chapter hosted their annual ‘Dinner in the Alley’ event. Attendees enjoyed an outdoor dinner and live music underneath twinkle lights in one of Milwaukee’s most picturesque alleyways. The evening was covered with red as over 120 people came together to support The Salvation Army’s fight against homelessness.100 percent of the proceeds will go to the Army’s Emergency Lodge homeless shelter.

About The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. 81 cents of every dollar spent is used to carry out those services in 5,000 communities nationwide.