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Vendors Needed for Upcoming Community Senior Fair
By: Tiffani Jett, Public Relations and Marketing Manager

Health screenings, money management tips, valuable information about consumer fraud are only a few highlights of the 4th Annual William and Catherine Booth Community Senior Fair. The fair is scheduled to take place inside The Salvation Army of Orlando’s gymnasium (440 West Colonial Drive) on Friday, August 4, 2017 from 10 AM to 1 PM. Visit http://salvationarmyorlando.org/seniorfair/ for more information.

“It is so exciting to have a place where vendors and seniors can meet and both get their needs met,” said Teri Cocking, Service Coordinator for The Salvation Army’s William and Catherine Booth Senior Living Towers. “Vendors receive clients and the clients receive services.”

Seventeen vendors are currently registered to attend this year’s senior fair. There are 33 slots remaining and prospective vendors can register for $75 (for-profit) and $25 (non-profit) until Monday, July 17, 2017. From Tuesday, July 18 through Friday, July 28, 2017, prices for vendor registration will increase to $100 (for-profit) and $40 (non-profit). Contact Teri Cocking at 407-423-8581, Extension: 26482 or Teri.Cocking@uss.salvationarmy.org to register today.

“Our annual senior fair ensures seniors have access to the quality of care that they need and deserve,” said Major Ted Morris, Area Commander. “The Salvation Army is directly connecting them with resources right here in our community.”

To learn more about The Salvation Army of Orlando, visit http://salvationarmyorlando.org/, https://www.facebook.com/salvationarmyorlando/ or follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/salarmyorlando.

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About The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army, an evangelical part of the universal Christian church established in London in 1865, has been supporting those in need in His name without discrimination for more than 96 years in the Orlando Area. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army across the United States each year through a broad array of social services that range from providing food for the hungry, relief for disaster victims, assistance for the disabled, outreach to the elderly and ill, clothing and shelter to the homeless and opportunities for underprivileged children. Eighty-two cents of every dollar The Salvation Army spends is used to support those services in 5,000 communities nationwide. For more information, go to http://salvationarmyorlando.org/.

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