Branson, Mo. – The Branson Corps is providing all feeding at two shelters. The Stone County shelter is located at the former Reeds Spring Middle School where they have 15 people in the shelter. The Salvation Army Branson Corps is also feeding first responders and volunteers at the Stone County shelter location.
The Taney County shelter is at the Branson United Methodist Church where we have been serving 3 meals a day as well, along with snacks, water, etc. There were 14 overnight residents yesterday, but additional families have been checking in today.
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The Salvation Army, established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need without discrimination for more than 135 years in the U.S. More than 25 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through a range of social services: 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. The Salvation Army tracks the level of need across the country with the Human Needs Index (HumanNeedsIndex.org). The Salvation Army has served survivors of every major national disaster since 1900. The Salvation Army does not place an administrative fee on disaster donations. During emergency disasters, 100 percent of designated gifts are used to support specific relief efforts. For more information, go to www.SalvationArmyUSA.org or follow on Twitter @SalvationArmyUS.