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I’m On My Way

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Alphonso has a newly-inspired faith in both God and his future thanks to the physical and spiritual recovery that he underwent during his time at The Salvation Army’s Adult Rehabilitation Center (ARC) in Waukegan, IL. This is his story:

God Bless Elinor Sauerwein

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

The Salvation Army of Modesto, CA was shocked to receive an unexpected check for more than $1.7 million just before Christmas. The generous donation came from area resident Elinor Sauerwein who passed away in 2010 at the age of 96 years old.

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The Thrill of Thrifting

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Thrift stores are all the rage these days and they’re everywhere- in big city boutiques, on small town main streets, and most definitely online.

But did you know that thrifty shoppers, fashionistas, and vintage lovers alike all shop at The Salvation Army Family Stores for fabulous finds and great prices? See, there’s a thrill in thrifting at your local Salvation Army.

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Providing Relief in Alabama

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

The Salvation Army is providing aid to devastated areas of Alabama following the severe weather and tornadoes that struck the area early Monday. The storm’s tear through the southern state resulted in numerous power outages, 100 injured residents and two fatalities.

In response to this disaster, Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi divisions of The Salvation Army have deployed five mobile kitchen units to the damaged communities of Maplesville, Centerpoint and Birmingham.