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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Tropical Storm Isaac: Serving, Monitoring & Preparing

Monday, August 27, 2012
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As of 8 a.m. this morning, Tropical Storm Isaac was picking up strength in the Gulf of Mexico and moving about 180 miles west of Fort Myers, FL…

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Cecil’s Shrimp Creole: An Inspired Dish!

Thursday, August 23, 2012
Cecil Morris, Jr., Cullinary Arts Manager, at the Salvation Army in downtown Mobile opens the giant barbeque smoker Monday, May 23, 2005. (Mobile Register, Bill Starling) LIVING, BAYFLAVOR

Chef Cecil Morris Jr. was once a client of The Salvation Army of Coastal Alabama’s rehabilitation program because of a 15-year addiction that threatened to ruin his life,…

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Check Out The Latest News On Salvation Army Today

Thursday, August 23, 2012

This week’s episode of Salvation Army Today, a regular weekly video produced by The Salvation Army Southern Territory, features a tribute to the organization’s founder William Booth, as…

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Salvation Army Responding to Ponderosa Fire

Tuesday, August 21, 2012
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The Ponderosa Fire, which began Saturday as a result of lightning, has chased thousands of Northern California residents from their homes. Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) teams…

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5 Ways to Shop Smart at Your Next Thrift Store Trip!

Friday, August 17, 2012
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I was first introduced to thrifting as a teenager growing up in rural Pennsylvania. I can remember combing the racks of my hometown Salvation Army Family Store for…

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Tarrytown, NY: Volunteers Are Paid in (Joy) Full!

Thursday, August 16, 2012
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I once read that volunteers are paid in six figures…S-M-I-L-E-S! That’s the satisfying form of compensation Salvation Army volunteers in Tarrytown, NY received last week from local kids…

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Video: St. Louis SA Shows Thanks to Target & Volunteers

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Like any program of The Salvation Army, our annual back-to-school initiatives are made possible by the hard work and generosity of a LOT of hands and hearts. That…

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Meet Wesley, Julien & Marie: Doing the Most Good in Fond-des-Negres

Monday, August 13, 2012
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We blogged about The Salvation Army World Service Office’s (SAWSO) presence at the 19th annual International Aids Conference in Washington, DC. The event brings together 25,000 leaders, experts…

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