We were delighted to hear about Philadelphia native Patricia Imms who lost 130 pounds (and counting) in just one year through regular exercise at her local Salvation Army Kroc Community Center.
No matter your age or personal health status, the Kroc Community Centers are meeting the needs of their communities by offering solutions for improving all around health at an affordable cost.
Traveling to various cities coast to coast on their latest 2012 tour, popular Christian band Newsboys are on a mission to tell listeners that ‘God’s Not Dead’.
And with their ticket sales for their April 21 show in Springfield, OH show benefiting the children’s program of the local Salvation Army, the band is certainly proving that God is alive in the spirits of those who are ‘Doing the Most Good’ for others in need.
The following was contributed by guest blogger Teresa Engel, Director of Communications and Marketing at The Salvation Army Portland Metro – Cascade Divisional Headquarters.
Several thrift store outfits made a flashy comeback on Saturday, March 10th when Mrs. Lauralee Balash, Mrs. Portland 2012, who is a soldier and a volunteer leader at The Salvation Army Portland Tabernacle, competed for the title wearing outfits she found at her local Salvation Army Family Store.
Commissioner William Roberts, National Commander of The Salvation Army, was a recent contributor to the Huffington Post’s Impact Blog. We are so appreciative of this opportunity to share about our recent report titled “Growing Up in a Downturn” – an internal study that we conducted to better understand how our youth programs have been affected by the economic recession.