Stearns & Foster Gives The Gift of Sleep This Holiday Season

Friday, December 7, 2012
Untitled

Stearns & Foster is once again providing a good night’s sleep for residents of our shelters thanks to the company’s third annual Gift of Sleep holiday program. Until…

Read More

Sealy Gives Shelters the Gift of Sleep

Wednesday, November 23, 2011
DC_Outstanding_male_dorm2

Popular bedding manufacturer Stearns & Foster, owned by Sealy, is helping residents at Salvation Army shelters sleep comfortably thanks to their Gift of Sleep holiday program.

Read More

Salvation Army Readies for Tropical Storm Lee

Friday, September 2, 2011

As the storm system threatens Tropical Storm Lee and twenty inches of rain on parts of the Gulf Coast, The Salvation Army is prepared to provide relief if disaster strikes.

Read more about the coming storm here.

Flash flooding remains a concern for residents of these states. Salvation Army offices in Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi are geared up with 24 mobile feeding units and a gigantic field kitchen in case a response is necessary. We are also prepared to provide clean-up kits, water, shower units, first-aid supplies, and spiritual care.
The Salvation Army would like to encourage residents in the path of this storm to prepare for Emergency. Read more about how you can stay prepared by Clicking Here.

Read More

Calling All GleeKs

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Are you a GleeK- a devoted fan of the hit TV show GLEE?

Apparently we’ve got some Salvation Army Kroc employees who are vying for the title of #1 GleeK.

Whether or not you’ve seen the show, you’ll get a kick out this homemade video from The Salvation Army’s Kroc Center of Coeur d’Alene, Idaho:

Read More

Finding a Voice

Thursday, July 24, 2014
Clara Kleinman helps run The Salvation Army’s annual Christmas Spree in Santa Monica.

Timely assistance from The Salvation Army in the 1930s fuels Clara Kleinman’s passion to give back today. The biggest concern of most 8-year-old girls is how they might…

Read More

The Revolving Door

Friday, June 20, 2014
Smaller

Originally featured in The New Frontier Chronicle, a source of news and networking for The Salvation Army. Read more at http://www.newfrontierchronicle.org. Fact and fiction about grace for criminals By Carl Alzen …

Read More

When Helping Hurts

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
GOV089

Dr. Brian Fickkert, author of  When Healing Hurts, How to Alleviate Poverty Without Hurting the Poor… and Yourself, discusses with Lt. Colonel Allen Satterlee, Editor-in-Chief of  The War Cry, what it…

Read More

Trading places: A Homeless Experience

Monday, May 12, 2014
Nicholas-Conner-562-374

The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. The mercury plunged to minus 6 the night Nicholas Conner slept under a bridge in Fargo,…

Read More

Salvation Army Emergency Teams in Chile Distribute Essential Supplies

Friday, April 4, 2014
large

The Salvation Army in Chile is providing much-needed assistance to people affected by the earthquake and subsequent tsunami that hit coastal regions in the north of the country…

Read More

Addict to Attorney

Thursday, March 27, 2014
tracyHughes-1

With nowhere to go but The Salvation Army, Tracy Hughes makes the most of his recovery. My mother and father were divorced when I was very young. I…

Read More