The Salvation Army Stories


K-12 Students Awarded Back-to-School Shopping Spree

Local Students Receive an $80 Target GiftCard to Purchase Needed School Supplies Alexandria, VA (Aug. 6, 2012) – Beginning today through September 15,  more than 12,000 students in need will have the opportunity to shop at Target stores nationwide for school supplies, clothing and other must-have, back-to-school needs. The Target School Spree will help kids from across…

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The Salvation Army Serves at Sikh Temple Shooting in Wisconsin

Oak Creek Corps and Waukesha, Wisc. Disaster Services Aid First Responders and Survivors Oak Creek, WI (Aug. 5, 2012) – At 2:12 PM CDT, Mike Johnson of the Milwaukee, Wisconsin Sentinel-Journal reported that “The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services Team was on site of a mass shooting at the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek, providing refreshments and spiritual support to…

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The Salvation Army and 610 Sports Radio Team Up to Help Kids in Need

Kansas City, MO (July 2, 2012) – The Salvation Army and 610 Sports Radio are teaming up again to help kids in need in Kansas City! The annual Larry Stewart Memorial Radiothon will be held Thursday, August 23 at Crown Center from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Salvation Army Children’s Shelter,…

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Minot, North Dakota Salvation Army Preparing for Long Haul

MINOT, ND (June 24, 2011) – The Minot Salvation Army is preparing to offer long-term assistance for local families affected by the flooding Souris River, expected to destroy hundreds of homes this weekend in Minot and surrounding communities. With more than 12,000 people displaced and a reported 168 individuals at local shelters, that means many families are…

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New Program Builds “Pathway of Hope” for Families in Crisis in KC

Hall Family Foundation Pledges $3 million to the Program Kansas City, MO (June 18, 2012) – The Salvation Army is announcing an innovative new program aimed at guiding low-income families in the Kansas City area on a path from crisis to self-sufficiency. Pathway of Hope is designed to be a high-impact approach to assistance by focusing on finding…

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