Senior Army Officials Meet with President Obama

Saturday, August 30, 2014
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President Barack Obama welcomed The Salvation Army’s  national leaders to the White House for a brief visit on August 5. Commissioners David and Barbara Jeffrey and Lt.Colonels Ron…

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Anti-bullying message vital for young people in Salvation Army care

Thursday, July 31, 2014
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By Brooke Turbyfill, staff writer for The Salvation Army Southern Territory publication, The Southern Spirit. Learn more at http://www.southernspiritonline.org/. Young people are facing a barrage of bullying like never before….

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Haven ATL fights trafficking in Atlanta

Monday, July 7, 2014
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The Salvation Army works to undercut country’s largest commercial sex industry.

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Surviving Abuse

Monday, June 23, 2014
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Growing up, we used to have to heat the house with kerosene heaters and they were old. The smell from the smoke would get into my clothes and the kids would tease me in school.

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Lent: 40 days of “Taking Up” Good Deeds

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
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  The word “Lent” traces back to Old Germanic words for “long” which seems appropriate for anyone anxiously awaiting warmer temperatures. Originally Lent was a time of discipline…

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Jennifer Hudson and sister Julia King host school supply giveaway in Chicago

Friday, August 16, 2013

Chicago native, Jennifer Hudson and her sister Julia King held the third annual Hatch Day Celebration this week at The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community…

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The Salvation Army Provides Healthy Lifestyle Choices to People in Need

Thursday, August 15, 2013
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Salvation Army founder General William Booth once said, “Nobody gets a blessing if they have cold feet and nobody ever got saved while they had toothache!” Booth knew…

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Good news out of Camden

Wednesday, July 17, 2013
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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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Campers say thank you!

Friday, June 28, 2013
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For a child, a week at a Salvation Army summer camp can be life-changing. Children learn new skills, self-reliance, and make lifelong friendships. For over 100 years, The…

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Attention All Campers!

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

“Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them.”- Lady Bird Johnson You probably remember that rush of excitement you felt as a kid when…

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