Japan Tsunami Recovery Continues With Help from Salvation Army

Monday, March 11, 2013
Japan Forklift Donation

Contributed by Brian Swarts, Assistant Program Director – Strategic Planning for The Salvation Army World Service Office (SAWSO). Two years ago today, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake struck off the…

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On this day in 1912, William Booth “laid down his sword”

Monday, August 20, 2012

On this day 100 years ago, Salvationists around the world were informed that their faithful leader and servant, General William Booth – Founder of The Salvation Army –…

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Japan: One Year Later

Thursday, March 8, 2012
Opening-Ceremony-Blog

Through my experience with The Salvation Army, I’ve witnessed first-hand how much goes into emergency recovery responses, and that the response is not just contained to the first few days or weeks, or indeed, until the media moves onto another story.

Recovery efforts continue well into the weeks, months, and sometimes years ahead – until families are back on their feet, shops are reopened, school bells ring, or until a new normal is established. I

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