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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 Begins 2012 Christmas Distribution

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

    The Salvation Army Hampton Area Command opened the doors to its Christmas Depot on Monday, December 10 at 9:00 a.m. for distribution of toys, stockings, clothes, and food for families enrolled in the annual Christmas assistance program. This year, thanks to the generous support of the Hampton Roads community, The Salvation Army is poised to …

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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 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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  • 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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  • The Salvation Army to Deploy Red Kettles

    The Salvation Army to Deploy Red Kettles

    Posted July 2, 2012 By in News With | No Comments

    The Salvation Army Tidewater Area Command will put out its iconic red kettles for the first week of July in an effort to raise awareness of those who are most vulnerable in our community. Community partners such as Checkered Flag, JoKell and Northwestern Mutual will all participate in the Community Challenge, both ringing bells at …

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  • The Salvation Army Responds to Carbon Monoxide Evacuation in Portsmouth

    The Salvation Army Responds to Carbon Monoxide Evacuation in Portsmouth

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

    Salvation Army personnel throughout Hampton Roads are responding to the carbon monoxide presence in the 1700 block of South Street in Portsmouth that left two people dead. Approximately 100 other residents in the area were evacuated after their respective buildings tested positive for high levels of carbon monoxide. On Saturday, June 23, a Salvation Army …

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  • Salvation Army Community Challenge

    Salvation Army Community Challenge

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

    24 hours in the lives of a Salvation Army client can be difficult. Your gift of 24 hours devoted to raising funds and awareness of The Salvation Army’s mission for serving those in need can make a world of difference. The long and short of it is that if you and your company devoted 24 …

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