The value of volunteers

Thursday, April 16, 2015
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National Volunteer Week, April 12-18, recognizes the work of volunteers for causes and charities nationwide. By Christin Davis –  Despite evidence that it leads to health benefits and…

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Best Photos 2014

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
A young musician at a Salvation Army music camp. Credit: John Docter-The Salvation Army USA Western Territory.

As 2014 comes to an end and we gear up for a brand new year, many are partaking in the traditions of reflection and resolution.  For the past…

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A Warrior Revived

Tuesday, December 30, 2014
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The Door of Hope helped professional mixed martial arts fighter Ian Butler dream big starting one Christmas morning. By Erica Andrews –  It’s Christmas morning and Ian Butler…

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UNC student entrepreneurs create online platform that hosts Salvation Army Adopt-A-Family

Thursday, December 11, 2014
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Originally featured on The Salvation Army Western Territory’s Expect Change blog. When I was in college, my friends and I probably sat around the dorm late at night…

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A Run Toward Recovery

Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Misty Paulson runs in the Sand Creek 5K. (Photo by Ron McKinney)

Denver Adult Rehabilitation Center’s physical health regimen This story was originally featured in Caring Magazine, a publication of The Salvation Army Western Territory. Sarah Lewis lived an active…

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Junior FBI agents meet in Los Angeles

Wednesday, July 9, 2014
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Originally featured in The New Frontier Chronicle. Read More at http://www.newfrontierchronicle.org.  Westwood Transitional Shelter holds third camp with the FBI For the third year, The Salvation Army’s Westwood Transitional…

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The Revolving Door

Friday, June 20, 2014
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Originally featured in The New Frontier Chronicle, a source of news and networking for The Salvation Army. Read more at http://www.newfrontierchronicle.org. Fact and fiction about grace for criminals By Carl Alzen …

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Goodwill and Salvation Army work together to help Arizonans find jobs

Thursday, May 29, 2014
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Originally featured on Expect Change, The Salvation Army Western Territory’s Blog. *** I’ve worked for The Salvation Army for fifteen years. Along the way my friends will sometimes…

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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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Salvation Army Serving Evacuees at San Diego County Fires

Thursday, May 15, 2014
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As San Diego County fires continue to burn, The Salvation Army has deployed two mobile hydration units to serve water, electrolyte drinks, coffee and snacks to first responders…

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