After Hurricane Harvey finished ravaging the Texas gulf coastline, a three-person team from The Salvation Army’s Emergency Disaster Services program in Kansas City was deployed to offer aid. Struck by the images of devastation, the team – made up of Divisional Social Services Director Joyce Schau, Captain Gabriela Rangel of the Westport Temple Corps and…Read More »
“I wanted to do a service project and I wanted to do something that would help other kids,” said 9-year-old Kansas City local Brooklyn Stewart. “When my mom heard that The Salvation Army was doing a school supplies drive, I wanted to help. When kids go to The Salvation Army, they sometimes don’t have anything……Read More »
Every Wednesday you can find Christine Wright at her local Salvation Army women’s group in Kansas City, Mo. While looking for a church she came to the Blue Valley Corps and felt at home. She has been going to The Salvation Army for more than 30 of her 94 years. While waiting in the lobby…Read More »
“I got into radio because my dad was bipolar and my mom was concerned that he was likely to bolt at some point, so she encouraged me to go to work with my dad. I started hanging out at radio stations and learning the business. This is the only thing I’ve ever done.” Jaxon, who…Read More »
“It’s a great place, great people, and that lady, if she was not here, we would not be here. She is the glue that runs this place. She is absolutely wonderful. We could not do it without her.” Rich, a volunteer who has been with the Salvation Army over the holiday season for 25 years,…Read More »
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