Why get involved?
When you make a gift—money, time, or energy—to The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center, you become a part of the largest project ever undertaken by The Salvation Army. Your gift becomes grounded in the reputation, trust and credibility of The Salvation Army—which is well known for its continuing efforts of providing relief to those in need.
Your gift will change lives.
Thanks to the generous gifts of local donors at Salvation Army Red Kettles, online, and at The Kroc Center welcome desk, local individuals and families receive food, rent & utility assistance, scholarships, life skill classes and much more! Watch the videos below to learn more about the impact your donation makes year-round. Then, share your own reason for giving.
An Ivy Tech student with Autism, Daniel is in his 20’s and has always had a difficult time fitting in. Since he was given a scholarship, Daniel walks to The Kroc Center after class almost every day. This new routine has boosted his confidence and his ability to be independent!
A Spanish speaking mom, Gina had been attending The Kroc Center on Scholarship with her family. She and her girlfriends are able to leave their children in the Kid’s Watch area while they workout. Gina is committed to several fitness classes and has lost over 50 pounds! She is now able to pay for her membership on her own.