My day in The Army

Wednesday, July 10, 2013
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The following was contributed by Kathy Schreiber, a volunteer with The Salvation Army Empire State Division. The text came late Tuesday evening, “This is Jon. You’re on for…

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Bright Futures Begin in the Classroom

Tuesday, July 9, 2013
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As the recession continues, parents are faced with daily questions about how to provide for their families and spend their money. And when meeting basic needs like food…

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I went to church in a prison: Part 1

Tuesday, July 9, 2013
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The Salvation Army Midland Division’s communications department recently visited Graham Correctional Center in Hillsboro, Ill., in an effort to learn more about the Army’s services offered to prisoners. This is the first post in a two-part series about what they learned from their experience, and it is written by Content Specialist Ashley Kuenstler.

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The Salvation Army Opens Two Assistance Centers in Yarnell, AZ

Monday, July 8, 2013
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Two weeks after Arizona’s Yarnell Hill fire erupted on June 28, destroying more than 100 homes and burning 13 square miles, The Salvation Army continues to serve affected…

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The Salvation Army Responds to Asiana Airlines Flight 214 Crash

Monday, July 8, 2013
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The Salvation Army is providing aid and support to survivors, responders and affected families from Saturday morning’s crash-landing of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport,…

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Iron Range kids have steely ambition

Friday, July 5, 2013
Photo: Craig Dirkes, Salvation Army Northern Division

Try, but you’ll have a hard time finding kids as giving as the ones in Virginia, Minn. About 20 of them volunteer at the Virginia Salvation Army almost every week. For some, it’s practically every day.

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Salvation Army is Cooling Off Communities in Need

Wednesday, July 3, 2013
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The July 4th holiday is summer at its best if you have a place to beat the heat. Weather predictions for this summer indicate that while the heat…

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Salvation Army Serving at Yarnell Hill Fire in Arizona

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
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The Salvation Army is providing various forms of recovery assistance to those impacted by Arizona’s Yarnell Hill Fire, which destroyed about 50 homes and threatened 250 others in…

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Rock This T-Shirt and Do Good for Wildfire Survivors With Salvation Army

Tuesday, July 2, 2013
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Teespring is a company that designs and sells custom shirts surrounding specific events or campaigns. Since the products are crowdfunded, t-shirts are printed and funds are collected only…

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The Salvation Army responds to flooding in NY

Monday, July 1, 2013
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The Salvation Army is providing emergency relief assistance in response to those affected by the significant flooding in New York. Last week, heavy rain fall caused the Mohawk…

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