Comfort Food from Project PB&J

Thursday, May 21, 2015
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Project PB&J® believes that a simple peanut butter and jelly sandwich can change the world. Their belief was put into action on Friday, May 15th when they teamed…

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The Salvation Army Responds to Devastating Earthquake in Nepal

Monday, April 27, 2015
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Immediate and long-term efforts in place for relief and recovery Alexandria, VA (April 26, 2015) –The Salvation Army is mobilizing emergency response personnel and supplies after a devastating…

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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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High School Red Kettle Challenge

Monday, November 17, 2014
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Attention High School Students (and parents): This holiday season, donate your time to ring bells at The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle locations. It’s fun and easy to do!…

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How a Bell Ringer Saved Christmas

Monday, November 10, 2014

Volunteers who ring bells for The Salvation Army over the holidays sometimes do even more good than they’ll ever know — especially for someone like Sandy. When Sandy…

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Finding the Right Path

Thursday, September 11, 2014
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My name is Terence, and if it weren’t for The Salvation Army, I don’t know where I’d be today. Sometime between the 8th and 9th grade, I lost…

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The Midwest Corps Participates in the 85th Bud Billiken Parade

Monday, August 11, 2014
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The Salvation Army participated in the 85th Bud Billiken Day Parade, an annual celebration produced by Chicago Defender Charities, Inc. to provide underprivileged children with the chance to…

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Rebuilding Life after Losing Everything in Hurricane Sandy

Thursday, July 10, 2014

In October 2012, Ed Logan was realizing his dream of living on a sailboat just off of Staten Island—until Hurricane Sandy destroyed his boat and took away everything…

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