Rooms To Go Partners with Salvation Army in Relief Efforts
In support of the on-going relief and recovery efforts , Rooms To Go has partnered with The Salvation Army in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. In addition to a generous contribution of $25,000, Rooms To Go is delivering 50 rooms of furniture to The Salvation Army’s Beaumont warehouse for distribution to survivors. The furniture includes beds, mattresses, dressers, small dining sets and sofas/loveseats/chairs.
“We are dedicated to lending our support for as long as it takes for our customers, colleagues and family in the affected areas to recover and emerge stronger than ever.”, said Rooms To Go.
The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) immediately responded to Hurricane Harvey providing food, hydration, and emotional and spiritual care to survivors and first responders. Living out its mission, “to meet human needs without discrimination,” The Salvation Army’s ongoing response has delivered:
- More than 920,000 meals, drinks and snacks
- Almost 25,000 food boxes
- 83,000 comfort kits and 12,380 cleanup kits
- 104 mobile kitchens serving at peak of service
Through ongoing case work with individuals and families The Salvation Army is working to help identify their needs, develop their long-term recovery plans, connect them with available community resources, and help meet their long-term recovery goals, one step at a time. The Salvation Army has served survivors of every major national disaster since 1900 and 100 percent of designated disaster donations are used to support specific relief efforts.