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The Salvation Army Continues to Serve Following Tragic Parkland Shooting

Broward County, FL – The Salvation Army of Broward and Palm Beach Counties continue to serve in the aftermath of the tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Immediately following the shooting, Majors Keath and Candice Biggers, Fort Lauderdale Area Commanders, reported to the Broward County’s Emergency Operations Center to help assess community needs […]

Ending the cycle of Poverty in Roanoke, VA

Hand Up, Not a Hand Out to end the cycle of Poverty in Roanoke, VA

Research shows that children who grow up in poverty are 32 times more likely to be in poverty as adults. Ending the cycle of poverty is one of the goals of the Salvation Army Roanoke, and its program, Pathway of Hope. You could say that the agency is helping families pick up, where the Angel […]

Salvation Army Provides Warm Clothes to Newcomers Facing First Canadian Winter

Amidst sub-zero temperatures, asylum seekers are crossing the Canadian border and The Salvation Army in Quebec is providing winter clothes to help protect them from the bitter cold. “Many are from Africa and the weather is a big adjustment for them,” says Vanessa Pérugien, The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Services Director in Quebec. “Most of […]

Gallucios Italian Restaurant Partners with Salvation Army to Fight Hunger

Gallucios Italian Restaurant Partners with Salvation Army to Fight Hunger

Gallucio’s Italian Restaurant, which has been named Delaware’s Best Italian Eatery & “Irish-Style” Pub, has teamed up with the Salvation Army for Souper Bowl. The event takes place on Saturday, February 3, at Gallucio’s, 1709 Lovering Ave., Wilmington, DE. “The Salvation Army began this event here four years ago with the notion that having finished […]

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 […]