Tag : Norfolk

  • Teaming Up With Target Stores

    Posted July 15, 2013 By in News With | Comments Off

    Students Awarded Back-to-School Shopping Spree from Target and The Salvation Army On Tuesday, July 16, more than 60 local students in need will have the opportunity to visit a Target store to purchase school supplies, clothing and other must-have necessities just in time for back-to-school. The Salvation Army and Target are helping 64 K-12 students …

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  • The Salvation Army’s New Summer Day Camp

    Posted July 1, 2013 By in News With | Comments Off

    How can our community’s youth escape the heat this summer while also forging lasting friendships, developing leadership skills and building character? The Salvation Army has the answer with a new summer day camp program. “We are pleased and excited to offer several new programs, including Summer Day Camp for children in Norfolk,” says Captain Brett …

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  • 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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  • Hampton Roads Children Need Community’s Help Getting to Summer Camp

    Posted May 2, 2013 By in News With | No Comments

    Hiking in the woods, making crafts, singing songs by the campfire − some of our fondest childhood memories come from summer camp but for at-risk children in Hampton Roads, these simple joys seem unattainable. These children instead spend their summer’s wandering the streets or hanging out with other idle kids, too often a recipe for …

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  • Kroc Center Topping Out Event

    Posted February 15, 2013 By in News With | No Comments

    The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command will host a “Topping Out” of the Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center on Wednesday, February 20 at Noon. The event will take place at the construction site, intersection of Ballentine Blvd and Princess Anne Rd in Norfolk, and will give donors to the campaign and other …

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  • Salvation Army Sees 77% Participation Rate Through 3 Days of Christmas Distribution

    Posted December 13, 2012 By in News With | No Comments

    The Salvation Army Hampton Roads Area Command has completed three days of Christmas distribution from its Christmas Depot at 4725 Virginia Beach Boulevard in Virginia Beach and served a total of 3,268 families over those three days, more than 9,400 are scheduled. This year, thanks to the generous support of the Hampton Roads community, 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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  • Community Challenge Update

    Community Challenge Update

    Posted July 23, 2012 By in News With | No Comments

    During the first week of July, The Salvation Army offered the Community Challenge as a way for Hampton Roads corporations, businesses and organizations to get involved with The Salvation Army’s mission of providing human services to those in need. During the Community Challenge partners competed against one another to raise the most money for 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 Men’s Hope Center Expands Services

    The Salvation Army Men’s Hope Center Expands Services

    Posted July 3, 2012 By in News, Programs With | No Comments

    The Salvation Army’s Men’s Hope Center in downtown Norfolk is extending weekly homeless day service hours effective Monday, July 2, 2012. The extension equates to an additional day of service programming on Thursdays and the inclusion of women’s hygiene services daily. Captain Brett Meredith says, “We want to accommodate as many people as possible, and …

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