For months the news has been reporting the heartbreaking story of migrants arriving in Europe from the Middle East and Africa, fleeing atrocities for an opportunity for something, anything, better. For those who arrive safely across the Meditteranean – 2,000 or more drowned in transit this year – the welcome is not always warm. Countries across Europe are struggling to assimilate the newcomers in what The Guardian calls the “world’s biggest refugee crisis since the second world war.” None more than the country of Greece, already strained by staggering debt and loss.
Salvation Army Fredericksburg
Corps: 821 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Family Store: 2010 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401 (p) 540.891.2242
Open Monday – Saturday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Office: 2012 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Open Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (closed 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. for lunch)
- More Meals, More Relief: Salvation Army Teams Expand Food-Service Efforts in Flood-Affected Areas of IA, NE, SD March 24, 2019The Kroc Center Omaha team is ramping up its ongoing efforts to support flood relief, with a special emphasis on helping out in Sarpy County, Nebraska. Additionally, other Salvation Army Corps teams are reaching out to try to get needed supplies and assistance into outstate areas in need. Following is a review of some of […]
- On the Move: Salvation Army Western Division Pushes Forward with Additional Flood Relief March 23, 2019With more than ten canteens (mobile kitchens) on the move around flood-affected parts of eastern Nebraska and western Iowa, The Salvation Army Western Division pushed forward with its flood-relief efforts Saturday as the week came to a close. Service-total estimates for the organization’s overall flood-relief operation now stand, as of today, as follows: some 9,600 […]