Entries by lkunda

Sharrel’s Story

Sharrel’s Story H.O.P.E. Village Provides Support Sharrel, a single mother with two boys, was homeless, helpless and had nowhere left to turn. They had been spending their time moving from shelter to shelter hoping to find somewhere with an open door and bed, a safe place for her and her boys to be. It was […]

The Mission Continues

The Mission Continues Hampton Roads, VA (January 20, 2015) – The red kettles are packed away and the Christmas Depot is empty, but the mission for The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command continues. In an effort to provide to those on the street, The Salvation Army will begin a new mobile feeding initiative on […]

2014 Christmas Applications – Last Call

The Salvation Army is on a Mission to Bring the Most Joy in Hampton Roads this Christmas Additional distribution times available for families in need Hampton Roads, VA (December 11, 2014) – Most of Hampton Roads is a buzz with Christmas shopping and planning, but there are many who face the harsh realities of choosing […]

2014 Thanksgiving Mobile Initiative

Feeding Thousands on Thanksgiving The Salvation Army will provide 2400 meals this Thanksgiving Hampton Roads, VA (November 17, 2014) – This Thanksgiving, The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command will take its annual Thanksgiving feeding program on the road with a mobile initiative. Over 2400 meals will be provided to families in several Hampton Roads […]

2014 Angel Tree/Kettle Kick Off

It’s the Holiday Season! The Salvation Army & WVEC-TV 13NewsNow Kick Off the Holidays in a 30-year Partnership! Hampton Roads, VA (November 3, 2014) – Most of Hampton Roads is recovering from the Halloween sugar rush while The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command prepares to launch the Christmas season. At noon on Thursday, November […]

2014 Christmas Applications

It’s Never Too Early to Think About Christmas! Additional distribution dates available for families in need Hampton Roads, VA (October 16, 2014) – While pumpkins line neighborhood porches and the temperatures still remain steady in the upper 70s, The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command is already working on Christmas and busily taking applications for […]

2014 Write Stuff

The Salvation Army Begins Write Stuff School Supply Drive Getting Kids Back to School with the Write Stuff Hampton Roads, VA (July 30, 2014) – Backpacks, crayons, pencils, paper and smiles. That’s what happens when the Hampton Roads community and The Salvation Army team up. Starting this Friday, August 1, area Chick-fil-A and Walmart stores […]

Eastern Shore Tornado – Follow Up

The Salvation Army Reacts to Eastern Shore Tornado Hampton Roads, VA (July 25, 2014) – The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command’s Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) team responded to the needs faced after a tornado struck the Cherrystone Campground on the Eastern Shore the morning of Thursday, July 24. The mobile unit from Norfolk fed […]

Eastern Shore Tornado Response

The Salvation Army Responds to Eastern Shore Tornado Hampton Roads, VA (July 24, 2014) – The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command’s Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) team is responding to the severe weather and tornado that touched down on the Easter Shore the morning of Thursday, July 24, 2014. The mobile unit from Norfolk will […]

2014 Christmas in July

Kettle Challenge! The familiar sound of bell ringing and those red kettles will be out in Hampton Roads on Friday, July 18th. The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command will put out its iconic red kettles at the Harris Teeter stores on Wards Corner (7550 Granby Street, Norfolk 23505) and Princess Anne Plaza (3333 Virginia […]