Salvation Army Celebrates 150th Anniversary at International Congress

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
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In early July, Salvation Army officers, cadets, soldiers, volunteers and other delegates from around the world celebrated the 150th anniversary. The week-long celebration featured concerts, presentations, speakers, meetings,…

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Employees from Performics Volunteer at The Salvation Army Midway Citadel

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
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Performics employees set aside time on Friday, June 26, 2015 to volunteer at The Salvation Army’s Midway Citadel Community Service Center. The group worked on painting the walls…

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Employees from Grant Thorton Brightens The Salvation Army’s LaVillita Location

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
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Grant Thornton employees spent a wonderful Friday afternoon on July 10th, at The Salvation Army’s LaVillita location. The team worked hard prepping and repainting walls and pulling over-grown…

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Food Pantries Provide Fresh Produce for Local Families

Monday, July 13, 2015
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For nearly a decade, The Salvation Army Chicago Lawn Corps Community Center has been a beacon of hope for those in Chicago’s West Lawn communities. The corps community…

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General Colin Powell Delivers Keynote Address at Anniversary Celebration

Tuesday, June 30, 2015
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The Salvation Army celebrated its 150th worldwide anniversary with a civic luncheon on June 15 where former Secretary of State General Colin Powell, USA (Ret.) delivered the keynote…

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Ernst & Young Volunteers at The Salvation Army

Thursday, June 25, 2015
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Ernst and Young employees had great weather and lots of sun at their volunteer event at The Salvation Army Divisional Headquarters on June 19th. The group worked the…

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The Salvation Army Responds to Tornado in Coal City, Illinois

Tuesday, June 23, 2015
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Peoria, Ill.—Late Monday evening a severe weather system produced at least one tornado in Northern Illinois touching down in multiple communities including Coal City, Woodhaven and Sublette. Salvation…

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I’ve Learned How to Trust Again

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
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Lies and betrayals had left Ralph with a massive chip on his shoulder — and an inability to trust anyone. Even when he came to The Salvation Army,…

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You Helped Joanne Overcome Three Life Crises

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
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When her husband left after 15 years of marriage, 50-year-old Joanne suddenly found herself in dire straits. She was grieving the loss of the relationship, she was on…

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The Time of Their Lives at Summer Camp — Thanks to You!

Tuesday, June 16, 2015
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Sophia and Sarah, adorable 8-year-old twins, never thought they’d get a chance to go to summer camp. As the children of a single mother struggling to make ends…

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