U.S. Xpress, Inc. Delivers 215 Angels to The Salvation Army

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (WDEF)- With only twenty days left until Christmas the Salvation Army received some special help today.

U.S. Express adopted 215 angels from the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree.

Through The Salvation Army Angel Tree Program, necessities and Christmas gifts are provided for disadvantaged children from infants to age 12 and for senior citizens who are 60 years and older.

The organization says without the support of business like U.S. Express, they would not be able to reach their goal each year.

“More than 200 angel gifts to us today at our warehouse location. They adopted the most angels out of all our corporations. And delivered all the gifts on Santa’s sleigh. Without corporations like US Express, we wouldn’t be able to do what we do every year with our angel tree program,” said Alissa Best who is the director of volunteer services for the

The Salvation Army here in the Tennessee Valley ensures that almost 5,000 families will wake up to presents under the tree Christmas morning.

If you would like to help, you can visit this link, for the Chattanooga Salvation Army’s website.

The Salvation Army of Greater Chattanooga offers holiday assistance to provide necessities and joy to many children, seniors and families in Hamilton, Bradley and Marion counties in Tennessee and Catoosa, Dade and Walker counties in Georgia.

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