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Pathway of Hope offers Roanoke Valley families route to stability The Salvation Army program focuses on helping families to become self-sufficient

Pathway of Hope offers Roanoke Valley families route to stability

ROANOKE, Va. – A program at the Salvation Army works to help local families in need. It’s called the Pathway of Hope and it helps families break the cycle of poverty. The program is for people who are working but aren’t making enough money to support themselves and their families. They must have at least one child and live in Roanoke City or Roanoke […]

For the first time in its 131-year history, The Salvation Army Caribbean Territory will be led by Jamaicans

Jamaicans Appointed To Lead The Salvation Army For The First Time In 131 Years

For the first time in its 131-year history, The Salvation Army Caribbean Territory will be led by Jamaicans. They are Lieutenant Colonel Devon Haughton and Lieutenant Colonel Verona Haughton who have both been promoted to the rank of Commissioner. Devon currently serves as Chief Secretary of The Salvation Army Caribbean Territory and Verona is the […]

Salvation Army Continues Long-term Hurricane Response in the Caribbean

Salvation Army Continues Long-term Hurricane Response in the Caribbean

London, 24 April 2018 – The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season was one of the worst in living memory. Major damage was recorded in Mexico and central America, and across the southern states of the USA, but perhaps the most significant devastation was seen on some of the Caribbean islands. The Salvation Army’s Caribbean, Latin America […]

The Salvation Army provided 457 nights of shelter to 13 families and seven single people. Seven households found permanent housing.

New approach for Salvation Army to help with homelessness issues

KANKAKEE — “We’ve got almost two pages of notebook paper where my wife and I have written down phone numbers. I’ve highlighted in certain colors, so we know which landlords we’ve called, which ones we’ve talked to, where we’ve left messages.” “And the one that you like, I got a call from them today.” In […]

The Salvation Army in Chicago, USA, is making an impact on inmates in a city jail by helping fathers build better relationships with their children and co-parents.

Army’s fatherhood program now offered to inmates in the US

The Salvation Army in Chicago, USA, is making an impact on inmates in a city jail by helping fathers build better relationships with their children and co-parents. The Fatherhood in Action program was recently introduced to the Cook County Jail, the largest single-site jail in the US, dealing with issues related to building family relationships during and […]