100-year First: St. Paul Youth Shelter Now Led by ‘Civilian’

Monday, August 4, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army North’s blog For the first time in 100 years, The Salvation Army’s youth housing facility in St. Paul, Booth…

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SA Schools Combat Economic Disadvantage, Discrimination to Help Students Become Their Best

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
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The Salvation Army is well known for many things, including uniforms, brass bands, homeless shelters and rehabilitation centers. What is less well known is that The Salvation Army is responsible for an astonishing 2,769 schools.

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This three-year-old surely knows the reason for the season!

Friday, December 20, 2013
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We received a heartwarming note from two very proud parents of a young do-gooder. Dennis Briatico shared with us that he and his wife have been struggling financially and…

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Walmart & Salvation Army To “Fill the Truck” with Toys for Children in Need

Tuesday, November 26, 2013
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Starting this Friday, November 29, select Walmart stores across the country will kick off the second annual Fill the Truck Toy Drive, which will collect hundreds of thousands…

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Christmas Angel Tree: Here’s How To Give and Receive

Thursday, November 7, 2013
Photo: The Salvation Army North: https://www.facebook.com/SalvationArmyNorth

The true impact of the Great Recession is tough to measure. Americans have lost money, jobs and homes. Our families and friends may have fallen on hard times….

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Help Keep a Child Warm this Winter, by Donating a Coat

Tuesday, October 8, 2013
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Fall is now in full effect and with winter slowly creeping around the corner, many are starting to prepare to bundle up. This year, as you transition to…

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Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Collects 10,000 Back-to-School Items for Students in Need

Thursday, September 26, 2013
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School is in full gear, and so are thousands of kids thanks to Krispy Kreme’s “Stuff the Bus” campaign which provided backpacks and school supplies to hundreds of…

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SA’s very own Mabee Babies shine in the NFL

Thursday, September 19, 2013
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For those of you who have bravely jumped into the world of Fantasy Football this year and endured the ever so stressful draft, I have something fun to…

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The Salvation Army in Central Kentucky: Lifting Heads

Friday, August 30, 2013
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The Central Kentucky Salvation Army has a 152 bed shelter for the homeless trying to make ends meet, a day care for little ones that is Head Start…

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Phoenix kids get Back to School with American Express

Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Photo: Melany Stroupe, The Salvation Army Western Territory

Many Phoenix students will start the new year without the proper school supplies. But thanks to the Pak to School program sponsored by the generous folks at American Express, more than 20,000 of Valley of the Sun children return to school carrying a backpack stuffed with the tools they’ll need to learn and grow!

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