BR Salvation Army opening their doors to homeless men during cold weather

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It is going to be cold outside tonight and for those less fortunate that could mean spending the night out in the freezing temperatures. 

The Baton Rouge Salvation Army is trying to help homeless men during the upcoming cold nights. 

The BR Salvation Army said, ‘with temperatures across the area expected to drop into the 30’s over the next two days, Baton Rouge Salvation Army will offer a beds and hot meals to men without shelter at The Salvation Army Center of Hope at 7361 Airline Highway in Baton Rouge.”

Men who are interested can check in at the Center of Hope building starting at 4 p.m. and the facility will stay open until it is 40 degrees outside. 

“The Salvation Army is committed to serve the most vulnerable members of our community.  Our shelter will remain open as necessary to provide a safe environment.”, said Major Tekautz. 

If you are interested in staying at the Center of Hope building, you must present an ID at check-in.

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