Tweet #BedandBread Today to Help Fight Hunger & Homelessness

Friday, February 22, 2013
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The Salvation Army Bed & Bread Program out of Detroit serves more than 5,000 meals to children, adults and seniors every day via trucks that make stops in…

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Vote Today…and until November 18 with Walmart’s “12 Days of Giving” Campaign!

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
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Voters are complaining this morning about long lines at the polls, with some communities enduring a two hour wait in the cold to vote for their presidential candidate…

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World Food Day: 3 Simple Ways To Take Action

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Today is World Food Day 2012, a global movement to end hunger. It is reported that one in eight people goes to sleep hungry, or 870 million people…

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2012 Online Annual Report Now Available

Monday, September 24, 2012
Read our latest Online Annual Report at annualreport.salvationarmyusa.org.

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future” (Jer. 29:11).

This verse from Jeremiah is the foundation for The Salvation Army’s 2012 Online Annual Report’s theme, “Hope and Future”, now available at http://annualreport.salvationarmyusa.org/.

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It’s A Rad, Rad, Rad, Rad World: Race Collects $64,000 for Hungry/Homeless

Monday, July 30, 2012

Gorging on an Italian meal without your hands, acting out charades, dancing up a storm and dressing a hotel bed perfectly were just some of the activities that…

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Army to Descend on PA Capitol

Monday, May 21, 2012
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The following news came from The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division. Since the late 1800’s, The Salvation Army has been waging war on poverty in Pennsylvania.  Just this past…

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Perceptions of Poverty: A New Report

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
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Last September, we blogged about the record 46.2 million Americans living in poverty, a statistic of the U.S. Census Bureau. Since that time, the number has risen to 49.1 million. How does the Census Bureau measure poverty? See here.

Shedding some light on this issue, The Salvation Army released its newest report today titled, “Perceptions of Poverty: The Salvation Army’s Report to America,” a summary of our latest findings examining Americans’ attitudes toward those struggling to get by.

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Fighting Food Insecurity

Thursday, May 3, 2012
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Last week, Feeding America, the nation’s largest domestic hunger-relief organization, released its Map the Meal Gap 2012 – a report on the estimates of food insecurity in the…

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Vote for your town, fight hunger!

Monday, April 23, 2012
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Two years ago, Walmart made a generous $2 billion commitment to fight hunger through 2015 and the company is certainly keeping promises.

Walmart’s “Fighting Hunger Together” campaign makes it easy for you to join the fight against hunger and bring that charitable donation to your very own community through organizations such as The Salvation Army.

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Food Pantry Empowers Visitors

Wednesday, April 11, 2012
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The Salvation Army of Portland has empowered visitors to their food pantry. Thanks to a generous $9,800 grant from LIFE Center Fund of The Oregon Community Foundation, clients who would normally stop by the pantry for a box of food can now shop and select what foods they most need in their household.

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