KROC CENTER PRESSROOM

Stage Door Opens Arts Opportunities to All

February 17th, 2014

Memphis Kroc Center's Impressive Facilities Near Completion

December 3rd, 2012

ABC 24:

“It really addresses the needs in the community relating to education, recreation, arts and worship,” said Capt. John Rich, area commander of the Memphis Salvation Army.

The Memphis Kroc Center has been six years in the making.

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Memphis Daily News: Kroc Center on Target for January

November 14th, 2012

"Montgomery Martin Contractors LLC is scheduled to complete the construction of the 104,000-square-foot learning, recreation and worship center on 15 acres adjacent to the Mid-South Fairgrounds by the end of December.

After that comes the moving in of office furniture and equipment, followed by the opening of the facility to charter members, said Stephen Carpenter, director of operations for the Kroc Center. Feb. 23-24 will be the open house and dedication."

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The Commercial Appeal: Kroc Center tours start Saturday for new $31 million facility at Fairgrounds

October 1st, 2012

Although access to amenities like its indoor pool and water slide won't be available until January, the Salvation Army Kroc Center is offering the public sneak peeks of its $31 million facility at the Fairgrounds one day each month starting Saturday.

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WMCTV Channel 5: New Salvation Army Center set to open

October 1st, 2012

After years of planning and lengthy construction delay, The Salvation Army Kroc Center in Memphis is preparing to open its doors.

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Welcome to new officers!

July 2nd, 2012

Please join us in welcoming Captains Jonathan and Barbara Rich, the new Area Commanders of The Salvation Army Memphis. Both fifth generation Salvation Army Officers, they relocate from Kansas, bringing a breadth of Army training, education and private sector experience.

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'New direction': Salvation Army's Kroc Center to stress fitness as key element of full life

February 27th, 2012

It rises out of the old Mid-South Fairgrounds like a steel colossus, and in less than a year, it will come to life...

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The Commercial Appeal: Memphis Kroc Center's construction is back on track

July 29th, 2011

"Thankfully, that has all been resolved," said Maj. Mark Woodcock, the Salvation Army's area commander. "We are full speed ahead."

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Disaster Response — May 6, 2011

May 6th, 2011

The Salvation Army is extremely busy with the flooding we are having throughout the Mid-South area.

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New Salvation Army General Announced

January 31st, 2011