The Salvation Army Freedom Center addresses tough issues in Chicagoland area

Today, across the city of Chicago, we are facing some tough challenges. Many neighborhoods aren’t safe. Gangs, drugs and crime are chronic problems. For many people, unemployment and…

The Salvation Army addresses hunger with unique resources

The Salvation Army Chicago Lawn Corps Community Center on Chicago’s southwest side holds weekly food pantry hours, when staff and volunteers distribute canned fruits and vegetables, breads, snack…

National Salvation Army Week 2016: Test Your Knowledge

We’re kicking off National Salvation Army Week on Monday, May 9. National Salvation Army Week is a time when we reflect on The Salvation Army’s services and how…

Salvation Army reaches out to homeless individuals in Northwest suburbs

Though homelessness is often considered an urban issue, the numbers of homeless in suburban communities of Chicago has been on the rise for several years. For example, in…

Spring Cleaning: Donate Unwanted Items To The Salvation Army

Sunday was the first day of spring, which means spring cleaning is right around the corner! Often after a spring cleaning binge, cleaners are left with items that…