The Salvation Army in the South East prepares for Hurricane Isaias

As The Salvation Army throughout the USA continues to provide ongoing assistance during the pandemic, three south-eastern Divisions within the USA Southern Territory prepare personnel and resources in prepartion for the arrival of Hurricane Isaias.    Florida Division: Lindsay Crossland-Director of…

Delivering Meals and Deep Cleaning as The Salvation Army Responds to Hurricane Hanna

Dallas, Texas (July 28, 2020) – Residents of South Texas affected by Hurricane Hanna received meals from The Salvation Army in several communities on Monday. Seven mobile kitchens delivered food and hydration in counties surrounding Corpus Christi and McAllen, and…

The Salvation Army Midland Division Opens Cooling Centers with Missouri and Illinois with COVID-19 Protocol

St. Louis, Mo. – July 24, 2020, The Salvation Army Midland Division is dedicated to the protection of our staff members and the clients we serve and has opened daytime cooling centers in Missouri and Illinois as a result of the Excessive Heat…

Hawaii Cattlemen’s Council Members Donate Over 20K Pounds of Beef to Support The Salvation Army

HONOLULU (July 9, 2020) – The Salvation Army Hawaiian & Pacific Islands today announced they recently received donations of over 20,000 pounds of beef from members of the Hawaii Cattlemen’s Council, Inc. located on Kauai, Hawaii, Maui and Oahu. The…

COVID-19 and World Refugee Day: Salvation Army Meeting Needs of Displaced People Internationally

Atlanta, GA: June 20 was the UN's World Refugee Day. The Salvation Army International held a special screening of Displaced, its new documentary which tells the stories of refugees entering Brazil – particularly those fleeing Venezuela for northern Brazil –…

News Feature: Founders’ Day Video Features Renewed International Promise to Fight for Justice and Equality

Inspired by the Founder of The Salvation Army’s famous rallying call, this is a new working of ‘I’ll Fight’ for 2020 News The Salvation Army in Painesville,OH Receive Tribute & Medication Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

Practical, Educational and Musical Salvation Army COVID-19 Responses Support Vulnerable and Needy People Worldwide

Globally, in excess of 10 million cases of COVID-19 infection have now been recorded by the World Health Organization News The Salvation Army in Painesville,OH Receive Tribute & Medication Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

The Salvation Army provides over 209K meals to date in Hawaii & Pacific Islands; outreach continues

HONOLULU (June 24, 2020) – The Salvation Army Hawaiian & Pacific Islands today announced they have provided 209,252 meals, beverages and snacks to those in need during the first three months of their emergency response efforts for the COVID-19 pandemic [March…

Salvation Army COVID-19 Responses Large and Small Continue Thanks to Strategic Partnerships

Atlanta, GA: Around the world, The Salvation Army continues to respond to human needs resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. The nature of the responses varies from location to location, depending on local needs and context. Whether a large-scale feeding program…

My Coronavirus Story: Paul Rajkumar, India Central Territory

Atlanta, GA: Paul Rajkumar, Director of Community Empowerment Projects and Health Development in The Salvation Army’s India Central Territory, explained to Jo Clark (Program Resources Department, International Headquarters) how the territory’s COVID-19 response has benefitted many vulnerable people while also…

COVID-19 and World Refugee Day: Salvation Army Meeting Needs of Displaced People Internationally

UNHCR reports there are currently 71m displaced people globally; 134 refugee-hosting countries have reported local transmission of coronavirus News The Salvation Army in Painesville,OH Receive Tribute & Medication Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

My Coronavirus Story: Lieut-Colonels Seth and Janet Appeateng, Rwanda and Burundi

Reaching Out to Support and Encourage: Lt. Colonels Seth and Janet Appeateng lead The Salvation Army’s Rwanda and Burundi Command. They shared with Jo Clark (Program Resources, International Headquarters) how The Salvation Army in Rwanda has been coping with the changes…

The Salvation Army Rises to the Challenge of Coronavirus Response in Remote Island Communities

Atlanta, GA: Island communities such as Tonga and Samoa may have escaped the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic, their remote location and early introduction of travel restrictions meaning no cases* have been recorded. But in many geographically remote locations, The…

The Salvation Army Monitors and Prepares for Cristobal Along Gulf Coast

Jackson, MS (June 4, 2020)— As Tropical Depression Cristobal nears the Gulf Coast, The Salvation Army Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi Division disaster personnel are closely monitoring the situation and preparing to serve if needed.  According to the National Hurricane Center, Cristobal is…

The General and Commissioner Rosalie Peddle Give Thanks and Share COVID-19 Thoughts and Responses in Revealing Video Interview

In an exclusive video interview, the leaders speak openly and passionately about lockdown and the challenges and opportunities presented. News The Salvation Army in Painesville,OH Receive Tribute & Medication Help by Charles Myrick of ACRX

The Salvation Army Midland Food Distribution at East St. Louis Community Center

ST. LOUIS, May 18, 2020 – The Salvation Army, the nation’s largest social services organization with more than 7,600 service locations across the country, is increasing efforts to meet human need. In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the organization has evolved…

The Salvation Army Partners with Telemundo and Plaza Fiesta for Contactless Response to Covid-19

The Salvation Army, International Corps in the northeastern corner of the Metro Atlanta (Georgia) area joined with Telemundo Atlanta and Plaza Fiesta for a day of contactless response to the overwhelming amount of need, especially in the area known as International…

The Salvation Army Midland Food Distribution at Chesterfield Mall and East St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, May 15, 2020 – The Salvation Army, the nation’s largest social services organization with more than 7,600 service locations across the country, is increasing efforts to meet human need. In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the organization has evolved…