Happy Friday!

Friday, November 1, 2013
Hope-Confidence

Find more inspiration at www.instagram.com/salvationarmyus  #DoingtheMostGood

Read More

U.S. Army Soldier Serves Oklahoma Survivors Alongside Salvation Army

Wednesday, June 12, 2013
IMG_1300

The following was contributed by Krachel Greenwood, E-Communications Manager for The Salvation Army Wisconsin and Upper Michigan Divisional Headquarters. Krachel has been serving with The Salvation Army’s Emergency…

Read More

Hurricane Sandy Relief Continues, Thanks to Supporters

Thursday, November 1, 2012
6

Thank you to everyone who has supported The Salvation Army’s ongoing relief efforts along the East Coast following Hurricane Sandy’s devastating blow. Over the last few days, we have…

Read More

“I’m Doing the Most Good in Worcester, MA!”

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
HolyCross_Transportation_Jackets_Brandywine

For day two of National Salvation Army Week, this morning’s submission for our “I Do the Most Good” campaign comes from Worcester, MA!

The Transportation Manager at the College of the Holy Cross wanted to spotlight the amazing volunteers of Student Programs for Urban Development (SPUD), the College’s philanthropic group that serves community members in need every day of the week.

Read More

Happy National Salvation Army Week!

Monday, May 14, 2012

Today, we kick off our 59th annual National Salvation Army Week. Each year, this week serves as an opportunity to celebrate our volunteers, donors and program beneficiaries who have enabled us to serve in the United States for 132 years.

Read More

“I’ll Fight”: 100 Years Since Booth’s Final Address

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
1464060648_1f6930cee7_b

Exactly 100 years ago on this day in 1912, General William Booth, founder of The Salvation Army, entered into Royal Albert Hall in London to give his last, most notable address to a packed crowd of 7,000 Salvationists. The words of his final speech are the descriptive essence of The Salvation Army’s mission and vision, precisely summing up Booth’s 60-year ministry.

Read More

Homeless Youth Find Respite at SA Shelters

Monday, May 7, 2012
Tuscon_Teenagers_in_Computer_Lab

This statistic might surprise you: 1 out of every 3 homeless people are under the age of 18. This year, 1.6 to 1.7 million youths (under 18 years of age) will experience homelessness.

I know, a little heavy for Monday morning! Facts like these are the very reasons why The Salvation Army strives each day to battle cyclical youth homelessness.

Read More

Fighting Food Insecurity

Thursday, May 3, 2012
DC_African_American_group_eating

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…

Read More

Tuscaloosa Tornado Survivors Receive New Home

Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Chatanooga3

During times of disaster, The Salvation Army provides relief in the form of warm meals, snacks and beverages to families and individuals who have lost everything. Relief can also mean basic materials such as clothes, blankets, and toiletries. Relief can be as simple as providing a presence, a hug, or a prayer.

Relief can also mean a new home for a family in need!

Read More

May 3rd is National Day of Prayer

Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Tulsa_Close_up_of_hands

In 1952, President Truman signed a bill proclaiming the first Thursday in May to be the National Day of Prayer, a day of public thanksgiving and prayer for the nation.

As such, this Thursday, May 3 marks the 61st annual observance of the day on which all people are invited to pray. The 2012 theme is “One Nation Under God” based on Psalm 33:12, “Blessed is the nation whose God is Lord.”

Read More