Salvation Army to Provide Recovery Counseling and Assistance at Resource Centers for Residents Affected by Northern Illinois Tornados

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
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“In addition to these centralized services, our canteen will remain at the main staging area as long as we’re needed. This has been a critical service, as there…

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The Salvation Army Celebrates National Volunteer Week

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
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“National Volunteer Week is celebrated April 12 – 18. It is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to volunteer in their communities and beyond. Volunteers seek out imaginative…

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Salvation Army Serves Hundreds of Meals Out of Canteens, Provides Emotional and Spiritual Support at Shelter and Resource Center

Saturday, April 11, 2015
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“As local residents begin to re-enter the neighborhoods, trained Salvation Army workers and volunteers will be here to offer comfort, prayer and hope for healing as they grieve…

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Salvation Army Canteens Continue to Provide Support in Northern Illinois

Friday, April 10, 2015
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“Our staff was busy through the night serving food and beverages from our canteens to first responders and preparing breakfast to dispatch with the canteen first thing this…

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The Salvation Army Responds to Tornado in Northern Illinois

Thursday, April 9, 2015
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“Right now our focus is on responding as quickly as possible, assessing the need and providing comfort” Rockford, IL – Late Thursday afternoon a severe weather system produced…

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Metropolitan Division Welcomes International Secretaries for the Americas

Thursday, April 9, 2015
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In March, Commissioner Brian Peddle, International Secretary for the Americas and Caribbean Zone, and Commissioner Rosalie Peddle, Zonal Secretary for Women’s Ministries, visited the Metropolitan Division. Commissioners Peddle…

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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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