Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary Name Champion of Hope Honorees for 2020 Style Show
GALVESTON (February 2020) – The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary is proud to announce that Galveston couple Michael & Ashley Cordray, owners of Save 1900, will be honored as the 2020 Champions of Hope at the Runway of Hope Style Show and Luncheon on March 27 at the San Luis Resort.
The Cordrays are passionate about saving old homes in Galveston, buying houses that are in danger of being demolished and giving them new life. “They all have their own story,” says Ashley. “We want to be the people that bring ‘em back.”
The work of Michael and Ashley is featured in “Big Texas Fix” on the DIY Network and on HGTV.
“We thought of Michael and Ashley for this award because of their passion for restoration of the old into new. This mirrors what our featured fashion designer, Becky Hollands is doing by creating fashions through redesigning, recycling and recreating donated clothes,” says Treva Wygle of Plan-it Ink Photography and co-chair of the event. “I see both as illustrations of what The Salvation Army does in Galveston by restoring lives by helping people overcome homelessness.”
Tickets are available now online at www.salvationarmygalvestoncounty.org/Runway-of-Hope or by contacting Holly McDonald at 409-939-9013 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Photo Cutline: Michael & Ashley Cordray, owners of Save 1900, will be honored as the 2020 Champions of Hope at the Runway of Hope Style Show and Luncheon on March 27 at the San Luis Resort. Photo credit: Plan-it Ink
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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 130 years in the United States. Nearly 30 million Americans receive assistance from The Salvation Army each year through the broadest 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. 82 cents of every dollar The Salvation Army spends is used to support those services in 5,000 communities nationwide. For more information, go to www.salvationarmyusa.org