3rd Sunday of the Month - Salvation Army Lunch - Easter Sunday

  • April 20, 2014 · 11:00 AM
  • Salvation Army Carr P. Collins Social Service Center

Everyday The Salvation Army is making an impact and helping the world become a little better by changing one life at a time. We can help by serving meals to the homeless individuals.

We will be serving lunch from 11:00 - 1:15 at the Salvation Army Carr P. Collins Social Service Center (across the street from Parkland Hospital). This location prepares and serves 1200 - 1400 meals daily and houses[masked] individuals in four residential programs: Substance Abuse for Men & Women; Homeless Shelter for Men; Homeless Shelter for Women & Children and Domestic Violence Shelter. For more info about SA, please go to http://www.salvationarmydfw.org/

Please update your RSVP as soon as possible if your plans change. We need to allow time for others to sign up who may be interested.

IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST TIME: Before you come to this event, please read the "Salvation Army Dress Code" in the Random Acts' "Files" section. http://files.meetup.com/482512/Salvation%20Army%20Dress%20Code%202011.pdf.  Please plan to arrive no later than 11:10 for the orientation!! Wear a ball cap if you don't want to wear a hair net.

Parking is behind their building off of Redfield between Lofland and Butler. There is a sign that indicates the parking lot is permit only but park there anyway! Once you turn into that lot you will see the guest parking. Do not park in front of the building as cars will be towed.

MAP and PARKING: http://files.meetup.com/482512/Salvation%20Army%20Map.pdf... for the map. We are at location number 4 on the map.

Kids that are 12 yrs of age and older are welcome to join us.

Let's gather and contribute our time to this worthwhile event.

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  • Jacquelyn B.

    Great, really enjoyed helping out..

    2 · April 20, 2014

  • Kayla

    What a fabulous turnout today! So many smiling faces to give their time to serve others this Easter! All the people who donated cookies a big "Thank You" as well. I do believe WE represented RAK today exceptionally well with sharing our time and love this Easter! Great Job! I love you guys! God Bless you and your family this Easter!

    4 · April 20, 2014

  • cicely

    I had a great time serving! Even greater being led by willing children! Look forward to next chance

    2 · April 20, 2014

    • Kayla

      Waiting on Miss Nancy to post those groups pics!

      1 · April 20, 2014

  • Jenee

    I had a great time too! Is someone gonna post the group pic?

    1 · April 20, 2014

  • Joseph J.

    Had a great time

    1 · April 20, 2014

  • Joseph J.

    I'm on the way

    April 20, 2014

  • Angela H.

    Running 10 minutes or so late

    April 20, 2014

  • Nedra M.

    I plan on bringing myself and my 14 year old son. What does it mean to be wait listed? Do we have to wait for a "ok" to attend?

    1 · April 19, 2014

    • Nedra M.

      Ok thanks a bunch

      1 · April 20, 2014

    • Kayla

      See you guys soon!

      April 20, 2014

  • Jacquelyn B.

    Tracy, I plan to be there with my 14 year old... We will also bring some cookies... Is there anything needed?

    1 · April 19, 2014

    • Kayla

      Thank you Jacquelyn and any donation would be greatly appreciated. See you and your son soon!

      April 19, 2014

  • Tracy F.

    Had a family emergency. Hopefully someone can take my spot

    April 19, 2014

    • Kayla

      Take care Tracy and will keep you and your family in prayer.

      April 19, 2014

  • Jennifer

    I was planning to go tomorrow but a last minute trip out of state came up. I'm sorry, I know there is a waiting list so hopefully my spot can be filled. Thank you.

    April 19, 2014

    • nancy l.

      No worries we totally understand, thank you so much for letting us know. Have a safe& blessed Easter

      April 19, 2014

  • Kayla

    Anyone else bringing cookies please let me know ASAP!

    April 16, 2014

    • nancy l.

      Definitely we take the blessing! Thank you so much looking forward to you on Sunday!

      1 · April 18, 2014

    • Kayla

      Absolutely the 200 will help and thank you!

      April 18, 2014

  • nancy l.

    Grateful for 400 cookies to share on Sunday!

    1 · April 17, 2014

    • Kayla

      Thank you Nancy. Will try to match your 400 in hopes that will give each person 2 cookies! Thank you for your hardwork and donations and time Nancy!

      April 18, 2014

  • Kayla

    Volunteers...I just realized we will be serving Easter Sunday. If anyone wants to bring Easter Cards to give out let me know. I wanted to show them some love this day. I was also thinking Easter Cookies. Any suggestions or help let me know. Also check your calendar to make sure this special day you can volunteer.

    1 · April 6, 2014

    • 8of8

      Do you need more cookies?

      April 16, 2014

    • Kayla

      Yes we usually serve 500 any donation would be greatly appreciated just let me know how many. Thank you!

      April 17, 2014

  • Kayla

    Thank you Nancy for the donation of 100 cookies!

    2 · April 16, 2014

    • 8of8

      Do you need more cookies?

      April 16, 2014

  • Kayla

    I got enough Easter cards to hand out!

    1 · April 16, 2014

  • Summer P.

    Travel plans changed so I will be there

    1 · April 15, 2014

  • Quin

    Changing this to a maybe. I'll be in Oklahoma this weekend. Will join if I make it back in time.

    1 · April 7, 2014

    • Kayla

      Be safe on the road and have a wonderful trip!

      1 · April 7, 2014

    • Quin

      Thanks. I'll see you this Sunday though

      1 · April 7, 2014

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