For months the news has been reporting the heartbreaking story of migrants arriving in Europe from the Middle East and Africa, fleeing atrocities for an opportunity for something, anything, better. For those who arrive safely across the Meditteranean – 2,000 or more drowned in transit this year – the welcome is not always warm. Countries across Europe are struggling to assimilate the newcomers in what The Guardian calls the “world’s biggest refugee crisis since the second world war.” None more than the country of Greece, already strained by staggering debt and loss.
- More Meals, More Relief: Salvation Army Teams Expand Food-Service Efforts in Flood-Affected Areas of IA, NE, SDThe Kroc Center Omaha team is ramping up its ongoing efforts to support flood relief, with a special emphasis on helping out in Sarpy County, Nebraska. Additionally, other Salvation Army Corps teams are reaching out to try to get needed supplies and assistance into outstate areas in need. Following is a review of some of […]