Transitional Living Program Equips Employed, Homeless Men With Tools for Self-Sufficiency

Thursday, July 25, 2013

  There can be so many reasons for becoming homeless, especially during these tough economic times. Whether you’ve been evicted, deal with substance abuse, face a domestic break-up…

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The Trashiest Event of the Year is Back!

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

The Salvation Army’s trashiest event of the year is back! On August 2, The Salvation Army Midland Division will run The Garbage Bag Gala- a Project Runway-like fashion…

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Work Program Helps Rebuild Lives and Landscapes

Thursday, July 18, 2013

The Salvation Army in Dallas, TX recently launched a new commercial landscape management business to help companies keep their facilities looking sharp while also providing jobs, training, counseling…

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Good news out of Camden

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

The Salvation Army Kroc Corps Community Center of Camden, NJ is set to open October 2014 in the most dangerous, poorest neighborhood in America, a place where 35% of…

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The Salvation Army wants to help make sure your kids are safe this summer

Friday, July 12, 2013

The following was originally featured on The Salvation Army Western Territory’s Blog “Expect Change” and was contributed by Kathy Lovin of The Salvation Army Western Territory. The Salvation…

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My day in The Army

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

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
Photo: Craig Dirkes, Salvation Army Northern Division

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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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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