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installation of the new Territorial Leaders of the United Kingdom Territory with the Republic of Ireland

Chief of the Staff Installs Territorial Leaders for United Kingdom, Ireland

Salvationists and friends of all ages gathered at William Booth Memorial Halls Corps in Nottingham to witness the installation of Territorial Commissioners Lyndon and Bronwyn Buckingham as leaders of the United Kingdom Territory with the Republic of Ireland (UKI). The ceremony, conducted by the Chief of the Staff (Commissioner Brian Peddle) and Commissioner Rosalie Peddle […]

Salvation Army Launches Group Singing Program For People Living With Dementia

The Salvation Army has launched a dynamic program for people with dementia which uses singing to help them connect with others and bring back memories. The scheme, called Singing By Heart, uses a mix of popular hymns, such as ‘Joy in my Heart’, and popular songs like ‘Moon River’, which span the decades. Each song […]

Rady give $50 million to help homeless

Mr. and Mrs. Rady give $50 million to help homeless

Mr. and Mrs. Rady give $50 million to help homeless. The Salvation Army is pleased to announce an unprecedented $80 million campaign to build and endow two new facilities with programs designed to bring men, women, and families in need from Homeless to Home. This dream is made possible thanks to a transformational $50 million gift from […]

Chris Paul describes how he feels about The Salvation Army

This past off-season, Houston and their NBA team scored huge when Chris Paul was traded to the Rockets in June. USA Today weighed in, saying of Chris, “The Rockets added one of the greatest point guards of the generation to a system built for great point guards.” That is true: Chris is 10th on the list […]

WAFF Ice House Fuel fund Salvation Army

Fuel fund builds icehouse to raise donations for needy families

WASHINGTON — Extreme stretches of cold weather like we’ve had this season can be budget busters for heating bills, and the Washington Area Fuel Fund is raising money to help needy families — with the help of an icehouse.  “We’re going to be sitting on ice. We’re going to be sitting within ice walls and […]