The Midwest takes care of its own

Wednesday, May 22, 2013
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This post was written by Ashley Kuenstler, Content Specialist at the Midland Division, and life-long resident of the Midwest. I’ve had a love/hate relationship with Midwest weather my…

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Disaster Relief in Moore, OK – Ways You Can Help

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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Tornadoes have slammed the town of Moore, Oklahoma. The need is high and unfortunately, the fatality rate is expected to rise. Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) teams…

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Salvation Army Responding to Deadly Tornado in Moore, OK

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
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  Coordinating with Local and State emergency management, The Salvation Army is on the ground in Moore, Oklahoma with multiple canteens and personnel serving survivors and first responders…

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Tornado Devastates Oklahoma, Salvation Army Lines Up to Serve

Monday, May 20, 2013
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Estimated to be over two miles wide at one point, a devastating tornado with winds up to 200 mph struck just south of Oklahoma City this afternoon, ripping…

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New $100,000 Canteen for The Salvation Army of Joplin, Missouri

Wednesday, March 27, 2013
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Last week, The Salvation Army of Joplin, MO, unveiled a new $100,000 mobile canteen courtesy of Beacon Roofing Supply, a timely donation as the country’s tornado season began…

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Salvation Army Serving Residents of Hattiesburg, MS Following Devastating Tornado

Monday, February 11, 2013
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The Salvation Army is dispatching five mobile feeding units to Hattiesburg, MS this morning in response to a tornado that tore through the area last night, mangling more…

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Salvation Army Serves Up Comfort to Tornado Survivors in Mobile, AL

Thursday, December 27, 2012
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An EF-2 tornado tore through Mobile, AL on Christmas Day, one of 40 reported across the South throughout the holiday. The Salvation Army in Mobile had just finished…

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Minneapolis: One Year of Service Down, Two to Go

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
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It’s been a year since a tornado ripped through North Minneapolis and left hundreds of families homeless. Not only is The Salvation Army still serving tornado survivors, it has a new program to help them two more years into the future.

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A Reason to Hope – Joplin One Year Later

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Courtesy of salvationarmystlouis.wordpress.com.

Every morning since the storm, Doug has gone out to sit on his old concrete porch, all that remains of his former home.

“I don’t think I’ve missed a morning. It’s where I can be by myself, gather my thoughts, plan for my day,” he says.

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Joplin: One Year Later

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
courtesy of www.stlsalvationarmy.org

One year ago today, Joplin, MO homes and businesses were leveled within a matter of minutes when the town suffered a direct hit by a massive EF5 tornado with wind speeds over 200 mph. The storm killed 161 people and left most residents displaced and homeless.

Throughout the day, we’ll be featuring blog posts from Danni Eickenhorst, Communications Specialist from The Salvation Army in St. Louis. She’s in Joplin today taking part in the one year anniversary festivities and the Day of Unity event.

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