Salvation Army Stories: Part 4

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

“Jeremy says he used to get up in the morning and have a beer. He’d get a beer on his way to work and then another once he…

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Back-to-Schoolers say “Thank You!”

Monday, September 10, 2012
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Someone once said, “An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” We at The Salvation Army agree. That’s what makes our back-to-school programs – which provide school…

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American Signature Furniture Helps Single Mother in Need

Friday, September 7, 2012

Tamyra Stewart feels very blessed that someone was willing to help her. Struggling as a single mother of three girls, affording the cost of living has not come…

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Savvy Back to School Shopping with The Glam Thrifter

Tuesday, September 4, 2012
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The Back to School shopping season can be one of the best lessons ever for yourself and your children. Think “Savings 101″. It’s possible to stay on trend and in budget without complex graphs and charts prepared before you hit the stores.

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SA Mobile Kitchens Deployed to New Orleans & Slidell, LA

Monday, September 3, 2012
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Thanks to the generosity and prayers of our supporters – such as BP, AmeriCares, local businesses, and donors from across the country – we are continuing to provide shelter, food, hydration, and emotional and spiritual care to residents in the Gulf Coast following Tropical Storm Isaac’s arrival almost one week ago.

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Isaac Update: A Donation from BP & A Thankful Community

Friday, August 31, 2012
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The Salvation Army is so thankful for BP’s generous donation of $400,000 given in support of our Gulf Coast relief efforts. The company’s gift will allow The Salvation Army to continue meeting the physical, spiritual and unique needs of those suffering in the aftermath of this disaster.

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Isaac Updates, Where We Are Serving

Thursday, August 30, 2012
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Throughout its trek northward since making landfall on Louisiana’s coastline Tuesday night, Hurricane Isaac has dumped more than a foot of water in some places and created substantial…

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Fresh Start Furniture for a Family in Need

Wednesday, August 29, 2012
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Gloria moved into her new home back in June, an exciting transition considering she and her two daughters were living with a friend in the months before. Losing…

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Mobilized to Serve, Providing Shelter Along Gulf Coast

Tuesday, August 28, 2012
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Hurricane Isaac made landfall on southern Louisiana’s coast around 6:45 p.m. tonight unleashing fierce winds and torrential rain. The Salvation Army is mobilized and ready to serve anyone…

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Hurricane Isaac: Landfall Expected Wednesday Morning, 7 Years After Katrina

Monday, August 27, 2012
Tropical storm conditions forecasted to start overnight. At least 93 people are sleeping here tonight, because of Isaac. That number is expected to increase throughout the night. (courtesy of The Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama)

Residents of New Orleans may feel tropical storm force winds by midnight Monday in anticipation for Hurricane Isaac’s landfall on the Gulf Coast early Wednesday morning, the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.

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