How does the race help others?
Funds raised by The MOST Amazing Race funds Salvation Army programs in Memphis. In our 2016 inaugural race we were able to raise more than $17,000! Thanks in part to The MOST Amazing Race we are able to touch more than 30,000 lives in the Mid-South.
- Homelessness: The Salvation Army of Memphis is the Largest provider of homeless shelter in Memphis caring for 16% of the homeless population.
- Addiction: The Salvation Army of Memphis is the Largest provider of Addiction Recovery in Memphis.
- Poverty: Over the course of the last 16 years, more than 70% of our residents increase income, improved education, and are sober.
- Violence: Our counselors provide 100% of our residents with trauma-counseling.