Tag : Corps

  • National Salvation Army Week is May 13-19

    Posted May 3, 2013 By in News With | No Comments

    May 13-19 The Salvation Army in Hampton Roads and across America will celebrate National Salvation Army Week as first declared by President Dwight D. Eisenhower in 1954. On Thursday, May 16th, The Salvation Army will host an event for the homeless community at the Men’s Hope Center Shelter in downtown Norfolk. During the event The …

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  • The Salvation Army of Virginia and DC Begins Sandy Related Response Work

    Posted October 29, 2012 By in News With | No Comments

    Hampton Roads, VA (October 29, 2012) – The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services (“EDS”) in Virginia and Washington, DC has begun its work in response to the early effects of Hurricane Sandy. The Salvation Army in Hampton Roads began response relief on Saturday evening providing shelter for 63 individuals. Since opening on Saturday evening, the …

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  • The Salvation Army Opens Cooling Stations

    Posted July 18, 2012 By in News With | No Comments

    Due to extreme heat, The Salvation Army Tidewater Area Command’s Norfolk and Portsmouth Corps will serve as cooling stations when temperatures reach 95 degrees and above. The expansion in services will provide comfort and relief to the growing number of individuals without access to shelter by offering critical refuge from the summer heat. Captain Meredith …

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  • The Salvation Army Portsmouth Corps Vandalized

    Posted July 11, 2012 By in News With | No Comments

    On the evening of Tuesday, July 10 The Salvation Army Portsmouth Corps had three of its external air conditioning units destroyed by vandals. The destruction of the air conditioning units leaves much of the facility without working air conditioning, a critical feature of the facility during the summer months when clients visit the office seeking …

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  • Youth Shield Awards

    Youth Shield Awards

    Posted June 18, 2012 By in News With | No Comments

    On Wednesday, June 13, The Salvation Army Norfolk Corps celebrated the teenagers and young adults involved in Corps programming by hosting the inaugural Youth Shield Awards. Annually The Salvation Army sends approximately 30 teens and young adults to Youth Councils, a leadership and spiritual development conference, at Youth Councils the Corps awards a single participant …

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The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command 2013