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Nonprofit founded by former Redskin delivers food to community

89 Ways to Give Foundation, a nonprofit founded by retired Washington Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss, has begun offering food assistance and other forms of community outreach amid COVID-19. “I want to help the community and give back as much as possible so we decided to assist families with food,” Moss said in a prepared […]

Salvation Army Hampton Roads Senior Food Delivery

The Kroc is part of the “One Army” commitment in the Hampton Roads Area Command that covers Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Chesapeake, and Portsmouth. At the Area Command campus on Raby Road, a daily drive through food pantry has been mobilized. “Our food pantry has seen a 75% increase in the number of individuals and families seeking […]

Salvation Army Hampton Roads Happiness for Helpers

While it came as no surprise when The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Norfolk, Virginia, heard that medical staff at the Sentara Norfolk General Hospital (SNGH) were facing increased demands on their physical and mental health. The Kroc Ministry Team responded to that need by creating and delivering “Happies for […]

Seniors get food delivery thanks to Salvation Army, donors in Elgin

Dee Connors normally has to take four buses to get to the grocery store, a trip that has become a worrisome risk for her during the COVID-19 pandemic. On Friday, all the Elgin resident had to do was open her front door to find a box of food and a box of home goods, delivered […]

Local Salvation Army Corps Officers Distribute To Those In Need

In response to the Coronavirus crisis, Lieutenants Shane and Carmen Owens, Corps Officers of The Salvation Army Montgomery County Corps Community Center, along with Corps members, prepared and distributed 65 food bags for the Middlebrook Gardens community. Many struggling families reside in the development, and some of the children from the community take part in the […]