#HanesForGood Sock Drive Benefits Salvation Army Shelters

Thursday, December 11, 2014
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  We’re thrilled that our generous friends at Hanes, America’s #1 sock brand, once again donated socks The Salvation Army which will benefit our residential facilities. Hanes, along with…

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Real Love Feels Safe: Domestic Abuse Services for Women Seeking Refuge

Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Student and survivor artwork line the common room at The Salvation Army’s Domestic Violence shelter in Brevard county, Florida.

It’s Domestic Violence Awareness Month. If you know someone suffering violence, visit www.SalvationArmyUSA.org for information on Salvation Army shelters near you.  BREVARD COUNTY, FLA – Janice’s* scar is…

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Meeting Increased Demand During Country’s “Coldest Air of the Season”

Tuesday, January 22, 2013
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Forecasters are saying the country is currently experiencing the coldest air of the winter season, with many states reporting dangerous and sometimes deadly wind chills. On days like…

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Hanes Donates 550,000 Socks For Shelter Residents & Sandy Survivors

Wednesday, December 5, 2012
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A clean pair of socks is something that most people take for granted. But did you know that socks are the number one requested item at our homeless…

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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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Sunday: Abused Women & Children’s Awareness Day

Friday, June 8, 2012
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On Sunday, June 10, The Salvation Army is taking part in recognizing Abused Women and Children’s Awareness Day, an opportunity to reflect on how we can stop the violence that is destroying the lives and well-being of children and promote ways to aid victims.

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The Turning Point of the Race!

Monday, April 30, 2012
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This past weekend I had the pleasure of running in The Salvation Army National Capital Area Command’s inaugural Kettle Classic 5K race in Washington, DC. All proceeds from the registration fees to the company sponsors of the race benefited The Salvation Army’s Turning Point Center in DC, a residential facility for homeless women and children in need.

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Honoring Excellence in Social Service

Monday, April 16, 2012
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Ready for Mission, Equipped for Service That was the theme of The Salvation Army‘s National Social Services and Disaster Management Conference that was held last month in Phoenix. The…

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Hanes Donation Provides Warmth & Opportunities for Ministry

Monday, April 2, 2012
Captain Phil Smith, courtesy of www.salvationarmyexpectchange.org. (Photo by Nikole Lim)

Did you know socks are the #1 item requested at our homeless shelters? And thanks to Hanes’ generous donation of 250,000 pairs this last Christmas season, our shelters were able to provide many individuals with this much-needed and often overlooked commodity.

Guest blogger Captain Phil Smith in Santa Barbara, California decided to use part of their sock donation to support their “Street Level” Outreach Ministry.

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Thank You, Stearns & Foster!

Friday, February 10, 2012
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Sleep and shelter: two of our most basic needs.

Thanks to Stearns & Foster’s hugely successful “Gift of Sleep” holiday program, residents at our shelters will receive both… along with a very comfortable bed!

The company, which is owned by Sealy, is donating $1 million worth of new mattresses to The Salvation Army.

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