The Salvation Army Addresses Domestic Violence with Intervention Program

Monday, March 16, 2015
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Domestic violence has been at the forefront of the national conversation due to several high-profile cases. The Salvation Army has been addressing the issue for several years through…

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No Job. Eviction Notice. What About My Family?

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
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Steven and his wife are kind, compassionate, and selfless. Already the parents of a 10-year-old son, they took on a big challenge when they adopted four more children…

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“I Owe My Life to The Salvation Army”

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
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My name is Miranda. I was just 18 when my daughter Janelle was born. As a single mom, I was having a hard time making ends meet and…

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A Suffering Mother’s Life Renewed

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
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Angela, the single mother of a teenage boy, was seven months pregnant, unemployed, falling behind on bills, and being abused by her boyfriend. “I honestly lived in fear…

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Toyota Donates Winter Boots To Homeless Chicago Families Through the “Walk In My Boots” Program

Friday, February 20, 2015
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In the midst of another brutal Chicago winter, Toyota Motor Sales USA took time out from the annual Chicago Auto Show to help area homeless families by providing…

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Pathway of Hope brings stability to a family in chaos

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
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As a single mom, working part time and also taking care of her mother, Monica Simmons, 38, was feeling overwhelmed. Her 13-year-old son, Corey, who has autism, was…

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Generosity of Donors Helps The Salvation Army Metropolitan Division’s 2014 Christmas Campaign

Wednesday, February 11, 2015
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The generosity of Chicagoans, their suburban neighbors and people throughout Northeastern Illinois and Northwestern Indiana helped The Salvation Army Metropolitan Division reach its goal for the 2014 Christmas…

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Late Night Basketball Gives Young Men a Shot at Success

Monday, January 26, 2015
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It’s 11:30 p.m. on a cold Saturday night in January. The Salvation Army Ray & Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Chicago seems quiet, but then a swish,…

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Historic Will Rogers Sign Restored at Wonderland Camp

Wednesday, January 14, 2015
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It took over 110 hours, but thanks to Lt. Colonels Marvin and Bodil Dahl, the Will Rogers entrance sign has been restored and mounted in the Wonderland Camp’s…

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The Salvation Army Golden Diners Program Celebrates 40 Years of Service

Monday, January 12, 2015
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For many frail elderly who live alone, shopping for and preparing meals is difficult, and those with low incomes are apt to skip meals because purchasing food is…

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