Out-Of-State Salvation Army Teams Arrive To Aid In Colorado Fires

Monday, June 24, 2013
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The Salvation Army has been working nonstop to provide for evacuees and first responders of the largest burning wildfire in Colorado’s history. Since sparking by lightning strike on…

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The Salvation Army Needs Your Help To Provide Colorado Wildfire Relief

Thursday, June 20, 2013
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This post was originally featured on The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Services website and contributed by Courtney Culpepper of The Salvation Army Western Territory.  Last week, The Salvation…

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Salvation Army Continues Black Forest Fire Relief Efforts

Monday, June 17, 2013
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Firefighters and residents of Colorado Springs welcomed rain on Sunday that assisted with efforts to combat the area’s Black Forest Fire which has been blazing since June 11….

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Salvation Army keeps Phoenix hydrated during hot summer days

Wednesday, June 12, 2013
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According to The Washington Post, the state of Arizona is in the top 10 fastest warming states since the 1970’s. Every summer, too many of Arizona’s homeless and…

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Salvation Army San Francisco Awarded $10,000 Grant from Charles Schwab Corporation

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Last week, we asked Facebook users to vote for The Salvation Army of San Francisco in the Charles Schwab Community Services Contest, which welcomed four non-profits to submit…

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Friday, April 12, 2013
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Even though The Salvation Army is serving in just about every corner of the world, there are still many who live beyond physical proximity and are unable to…

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Food Company’s “No Waste” Policy Benefits Long Beach Families in Need

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
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Small businesses make a big difference for charities. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), 75 percent of small companies donate to charities each year, averaging a…

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Inspired Testimonies from The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center – San Francisco

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

“I’ve managed through [the ARC] program to fix the broken relationships, to reunite with my family. There was a time in my life when I would always be…

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Meet Max Dunn, Mentor of Men

Friday, October 19, 2012
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A resident of The Salvation Army Lytton Springs Adult Rehabilitation Center (ARC) in Healdsburg, Calif., enters a small office and closes the door. Behind the desk a sturdy, white-haired man stands and greets him with a firm handshake and a smile, “Hey, Jesse, how’re you doing?” For the next 40 minutes, the resident, a recovering addict, will have the undivided attention of this counselor, mentor and prayer partner—someone deeply invested in his successful recovery.

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“Band Aid” Mike Repairs Donations, Salvation Army Repairs Lives

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
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On any given day of the week, employees working in the back of a Salvation Army Family Store will sort through hundreds of donated items. And occasionally, items need to be scrubbed, repaired or lifted in some way in order to be resold at the front of the store.

At the Orange County, California Salvation Army Family Store, this is where “Band Aid” Mike comes in.

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