Profile: Strong Sherry

Monday, August 25, 2014
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Post originally featured in The New Frontier Chronicle. Sherry Manson directs emergency response for the Intermountain Division, spanning four states. By Josiah Hesse -  In the last four…

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Salvation Army Providing Relief During Metro Toledo’s Water Crisis

Monday, August 4, 2014
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In the early morning hours of August 2nd, the Metro Toledo area, encompassing over 500,000 people, learned the unimaginable – their water supply had been compromised due to…

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Volunteers from Kosovo, Japan find home in Grand Forks

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army North’s blog Keiko Edwards and Vjosa (vee-yo-sah) Dodds are two different women in similar situations: They’re from other countries,…

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Rocker Bret Michaels Assisting Pilger, NE Community Alongside Salvation Army

Tuesday, June 24, 2014
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A week after violent EF4 tornadoes struck the community of Pilger, Nebraska, famous rock star, Bret Michaels joined recovery efforts, alongside volunteers of The Salvation Army. The rocker…

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6 Time Management Tips so You Can Start Volunteering More

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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  James Ledger is a frequent volunteer who always looks for ways to donate both his time and money to causes he believes in.  It’s tough to free up…

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Decorated WWII Vet Keeps On Giving

Wednesday, May 28, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. Bob Erikson is a World War II veteran who knows a thing or two about giving…

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Charlie Wilson: Dedicated Volunteer for Over 20 Years

Friday, May 16, 2014
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Charlie Wilson is still volunteering at The Salvation Army West Women’s & Children’s Shelter – and he is in his nineties!  For almost three decades, Charlie and Luisa…

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Volunteer Gets ‘Paid’ at Disasters

Thursday, May 15, 2014
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Blog by Frank Powers, Salvation Army Disaster Services volunteer I have been a volunteer with Salvation Army Disaster Services for several years. I went to a flood site…

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Trading places: A Homeless Experience

Monday, May 12, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. The mercury plunged to minus 6 the night Nicholas Conner slept under a bridge in Fargo,…

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Meet Enthusiastic Volunteer, Susan

Sunday, May 11, 2014
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It has often been said that volunteers form the army behind The Salvation Army. To that end, the religious organization truly benefits from having such capable unpaid helpers…

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