College Athlete Finds Path to Success with SA

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

LaRon Armstead is a remarkable young man. He is a former Loyola Marymount University (LMU) athlete who towers at 6’5. Today, he is a 23 year-old graduate student…

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Meet Isaac: Your Donations At Work

Monday, March 18, 2013

When times get tough, it’s easy to lose hope and look to quick fix remedies like junk food, impulse purchases, and emotional outbursts. For some, drugs and alcohol…

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Food Company’s “No Waste” Policy Benefits Long Beach Families in Need

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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Small businesses make a big difference for charities. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), 75 percent of small companies donate to charities each year, averaging a…

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Single or Attached: Here are 8 Ways to Celebrate Love This Valentine’s Day

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
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The annual day of romance is almost upon us, a holiday that’s hard to miss. Stores have helpfully reminded us since Christmas, covering shelves with all-things red, pink…

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RSVP Calendar Is Doing the Most Good!

Monday, December 3, 2012
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  The Salvation Army is thrilled that RSVP Calendar – a popular resource for the most current and reliable information on non-profits, charities, the arts, and philanthropy in…

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FedEx Lends Support to Northeast Disaster Relief

Thursday, November 1, 2012
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FedEx Corp. announced yesterday that the company is donating $100,000 cash and $100,000 in-kind transportation services to The Salvation Army for Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. The donations are…

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Declutter The Coat Closet & Do The Most Good!

Monday, October 15, 2012
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The fall season is almost half over, which means old man winter is on his way. And we hear he’s going to be especially harsh to residents of…

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“Band Aid” Mike Repairs Donations, Salvation Army Repairs Lives

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Photo Credit: John Docter, The Salvation Army Western Territory

On any given day of the week, employees working in the back of a Salvation Army Family Store will sort through hundreds of donated items. And occasionally, items need to be scrubbed, repaired or lifted in some way in order to be resold at the front of the store.

At the Orange County, California Salvation Army Family Store, this is where “Band Aid” Mike comes in.

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Bell Ringer Sings for Christ, Despite Cancer

Thursday, June 14, 2012
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Earlier this year, Paul Hill was planning what songs he would sing as a Red Kettle bell ringer, but in May, Paul was given only nine months to…

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Thank You, American Signature & Value City Furniture!

Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Value City Furniture has a new supporter!

Throughout the summer months, American Signature Inc. (ASI), best known as the parent company of popular retail brands Value City Furniture and American Signature Furniture, is providing comfort and style to the homes of American families in need by partnering with The Salvation Army.

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